The Festival includes Tributes and Special Screenings:

  • Opening screenings
  • Approaches towards childhood and youth in modern Greek cinema
  • Jannik Hastrup
  • Contemporary trends in European Animation
  • Carte Blanche
  • Cine LIGHT in Prisoners’ cells
  • #EUandME
  • Fititivismata
  • Zoom in European Children’s Films

Supa Modo

Supa Modo

film-roll Germany, Kenya / Color / 74' / 2018

Nine-year-old Jo loves action films and dreams of being a superhero. Her biggest wish: to make a film and star in it. In her fantasy she can forget that she is terminally ill. When Jo’s sister can no longer bear seeing the cheerful girl spend her precious remaining time in bed, she encourages Jo to […]

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Likarion Wainaina

When Tomatoes Met Wagner

When Tomatoes Met Wagner

film-roll Greece / Color / 72' / 2019

In a dying Greek village, two cousins and five women decide to do things differently. With a little help from Wagner, they cultivate an ancient tomato seed and enter the world market with their organic products. The film speaks about the power of human relationships and the importance of reinventing oneself during difficult times. […]

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Marianna Economou

The distance between us and the sky

The distance between us and the sky

film-roll Greece / Color / 9' / 2019

Night, old national road. Two strangers meet for the first time at an old gas station. One has stopped to gas up his bike, while the other is just stranded. He is 22.50€ short for getting back to Athens. Exactly as much as the distance separating them from the sky costs. […]

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Vasilis Kekatos

The Dude

The Dude

film-roll Greece / Color / 17' / 2018

12-year-old Stratis is the baddest dude in the hood. He is such a dude that everyone calls him Dude. Almost everyone, actually. All that’s left is for him to prove it. To those that don’t believe him. Pretty much everyone, that is. […]

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Alexandros Kakaniaris

Enter the Otter

Enter the Otter

film-roll Greece / Color / 22' / 2019

A group of kids doing theater are missing their protagonist. They discover that he is learning kick-boxing to defend himself from the neighborhood bully. A part-time electrician & kung fu master will help them. But first they must learn how to be a team again. […]

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Nikos Dayandas

I am Mackenzie

I am Mackenzie

film-roll Greece, USA / Color / 20' / 2019

Trapped between toxic masculinity, a lame dress and a teenage love, a tomboy from rural Texas has sex for the first time in her father’s truck. […]

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Artemis Anastasiadou

Index

Index

film-roll Sweden / Color / 12' / 2019

The boat that will transfer Dana’s family to Europe is ready to go, but his son, Alan, refuses to leave the truck. Dana can see that Alan’s finger is stuck in the truck’s trailer. He is overpowered by panic and the despair climaxes as he has a terrifying decision to make. […]

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Nicolas Kolovos

Karagkiozis

Karagkiozis

film-roll Greece / Color / 26' / 2019

In his attempt to overcome his childhood traumas, Christos-Raphael tries various solutions. He participates in group self-improvement exercises, he buys his favorite car, he builds his dreamhouse with hidden lighting and a bathroom for guests. But when the time comes, he realizes that everything is still there, and he becomes all those things he was […]

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Michael Gigintis

Rouge

Rouge

film-roll Greece / Color / 18' / 2019

A sexist violence incident fires tension in Danai’s friendship with Ilona and Toufa. Torn between theory and practice, the three friends realize that patriarchy won’t die with bottles (only), and they now have marks to prove it. […]

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Kostis Theodosopoulos

Sad girl weekend

Sad girl weekend

film-roll Greece / Color / 16' / 2019

Three best friends are spending their last weekend together, since the two of them are leaving to study abroad. Sooner or later, they realize that goodbyes are hard. […]

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Dimitris Tsakaleas
Lida Vartzioti