Bakur Bakuradze was born 16.03.1969 in Tbilissi. In 1986 he graduated from the school and entered the MADI (The Moscow State Automobile & Road Technical University), which he graduated from in 1993. From 1987 to 1989 he served in Soviet Army. In 1993 he entered VGIK, director’s faculty, under the leadership of master Marlen Hutsiev. He successfully graduated from VGIK in 1998. Shultes is his first feature film.