1958: The Legend of the Icy Heart
1960: A Snow Fairy Tale
1964: The White Caravan
1968: An Unusual Exhibition
1974: The Eccentrics
1978: Step-Mother Samanishvil
1984: Blue Mountains, or Unbelievable Story
1993: Express Information
Eldar Shengelaia was born in 1933 in Tbilisi. Son of film director and author Nikolaï Shengelaia and brother of filmmaker Gueorgui, he graduated from the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography in Moscow in 1958. He has been a filmmaker ever since 1958, first at Mosfilm Studio, then later for Tbilisi-based Griuziya-film studio.
En 1976, il préside l’Union des réalisateurs géorgiens.