Born in 1 april 1959 y. In 1985 graduated from the Shota Rustaveli Georgian Institute of Theatre. In 1976–1991 he had worked as an assistant director in the Georgian Film studio, in 1998-2002 - as an author and director of political TV series of "Fairy Tales for Grown-Ups" for the Georgian TV first channel. In 2007 he founded the film studio LILAYAMA in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). He is the author of several books.