Nicoleta

Categories: 2014 Films,Friday

Νικολέτα

Epirus, 1951: in the mountains of Greece still full of the hatreds of the civil war, a boy, as the head of his family, is responsible for the destiny of his baby sister. Carrying the baby on his shoulders, he treks the inhospitable mountains and braves the dangers of unforgiving people in the hope of escaping poverty.

Director/Writer: Sonia Liza Kenterman
Writer: Tracy Sunderland
Drama (2012): 19 minutes

Nicoleta

Awards

  • Best Short Film Award, San Francisco Greek Film Festival, 2014
  • 3rd Award for Best Short Film at the 19th Athens International Film Festival
  • Best Short Film Award at the 16th Olympia Film Festival
  • 2013 Award for Outstanding International Short Film, 15th Reel World FF, Canada
  • The Best Student Film Award & Cinema Clubs Award
  • Best Film at the 36th Drama Short Film Festival in Drama, Greece
  • 2013 Platinum Award for Student Short Film, 46th Worldfest, Houston
  • Audience Award for Best Short Film – 8th Mas Sorrer Short Film Festival (Spain) 2013
  • Honorable Mention from the Sundance Festival Jury– 4th Bangkok International Student Film Festival (Thailand) 2013
  • Youth Award – 12th Docufest Shorts Program (Kosovo) 2013
  • Honorable Mention from the Jury – 12th Rome Independent Film Festival (Italy) 2013
  • Honorable Mention – 4th Balkans Beyond Beyond Borders Short Film Festival (Romania) 2013