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'Botso' an inspiring lesson in endurance and optimism
'Botso' an inspiring lesson in endurance and optimism

Talk about a life well lived. For Wachtang Korisheli, the star of the embracing documentary "Botso," that would include surmounting a tragic past to become a beloved musician, sculptor, educator and family man. Perhaps most inspiringly, Botso, as he's been called since childhood (it means "young steer" in Georgian), is still going strong at age 92. Director Tom Walters and writer Hilary Grant pack a lot into this film's brief running time as they relate their subject's remarkable tale: Botso (pronounced BOAT-zo) grew up in the Soviet republic of Georgia, flukily survived the scourges of both Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin (though Botso's actor father...

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