Iceberg

Iceberg

Παγόβουνο 19-year-old Stefanos is a passionate conspiracy theorist who applies his global perspective to his older brother’s recent drugs-related death. In an attempt to release his suffering he seeks revenge on the man he blames for his loss and enters a world that defies him. Still, he perseveres to fight his way to redemption. Director/Producer:…

Block 12

Block 12

Οικόπεδο 12 English satellites who conduct research from space discover large oil deposits in the area of the Old Mines in Cyprus. A big part of the area belongs to Costantas Rizites (he has bought half of it from his Turkish Cypriot colleague Ahmet Beyoglu) who has retired there with his wife Ellou. The outbreak…

Wake Up

Wake Up

Ξύπνα If this is not a sign from matured wisdom, then nothing is! In this short, written and directed by the talented Kostas Karydas, he reminds us of a valuable lesson: wake up and live more because you can never do enough living. Directed/Written/Music Composition: Kostas Karydas, Social (2011): 2 min 40 sec Award 2nd prize in…

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Joy and Sorrow of the Body

Η Χαρά και η Θλίψη του Σώματος Evagoras was sentenced to five years in prison because he was forfeiting dollars in collaboration with his Bulgarian friend Milen. After getting out of prison he travels to Varna, Bulgaria, to find Milen. Socrates who lives there offers to help Evagoras. He introduces Evagoras to Dita, a beautiful…

The Product Manager

The Product Manager

In the setting of a big company, which controls their lives, two employees having a similar career path cleverly portray two different generations, two different worlds, with different values. How does the child buried within the man see all this? Director/Producer: Ilias Florakis Social (2012): 9 minutes

Aishe is Going on Vacation

Aishe is Going on Vacation

A Turkish war correspondent is sent to photograph the Turkish invasion in Cyprus on 1974 and finds himself witnessing the cold execution of captive hostages. A man of strong ethnic pride, and supporter of the military regime, comes face to face with the army’s cruel policies and is forced to make a choice, of whether…

Food For Love

Food For Love

The all-embracing love of the Greek mother stretches around the globe. However far away her child may be, she will always make sure that he will have a good supply of mother’s food! Food in the hands of Greek mothers is a powerful practical and symbolic tool that bridges any geographical and emotional distance and…

To Pantopoleion

“To Pantopoleion” – The Grocery Store

The sun is about to rise in a traditional neighborhood grocery store in the heart of Athens. The very polite and vivacious sales lady is ready to accommodate every logical and not so logical request with a view to profit of course. Besides, this is not your typical neighborhood grocery shop. But how safe can…

5 Ways to Die

5 Ways to Die

Suicide attempts are challenging in this hilarious black comedy from sunny Cyprus. A man in his forties, disappointed by a loveless marriage comes up with creative ways to end his life. This film strikes an almost perfect balance between its storyline and the technical elements used to achieve it, right through to the closing credits….

A Place Called Home

A Place Called Home

Το Δένδρο και η Κούνια Eleni, a successful professional woman of Greek origin lives and works in London, for the last fifteen years. Kyriakos her father lives in Greece, the mayor of his native hometown. A refugee child in Serbia after the war who had to battle his way back home, Kyriakos has never forgiven…