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Gela Iraklievich Kandelaki

Gela Kandelaki, USSR Actor, director.


  • Kandelaki, Gela was born on May 2, 1940 in Georgia, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography, 1965.


    • Returned from Moscow to Tbilisi. Joined the Georgia Film Studio. Made several documentary films for Georgian television, including Futbol Bez Miacha.

      His first feature film was Proishestvie, 1980. Best-known for his title role in O. Ioseliani’s film, Zhil Pevchii Drozd, 1971.
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    Born May 2, 1940