was born on October 25, 1902, in the village of Kakha (Saingilo). Her maiden name was Khutsishvili. In 1917, their family moved to the village of Tsondiskari, Kakheti (Lagodekhi district). She studied in Tbilisi gymnasium and then on the faculty of philosophy of Tbilisi State University. In 1923-1925, she continued her studies in Jena (Germany). She worked for Sakhkinmretsvi initially as a co-producer and then as a producer.