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Languages: English/Greek | SUBTITLES: English

Genre: Period Drama
Running Time: 21:22
Year of production: 2019

SYNOPSIS

The film takes place in 1957, during the Cypriot Revolution against the British Crown. A guerrilla fighter, who has been hiding in a monastery, needs to pretends to be a priest in order to evade capture when soldiers come in the monastery and start looking for him.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Andreas Sheittanis Films
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Mihnea Christian Vladescu
Andreas Araouzos
Panayiotis Kyriakou
Nicos Tsouris
Joe Cooper

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Andreas Sheittanis
Screenwriter: Andreas Sheittanis
Producer: Demetris Sheittanis, Andreas Sheittanis, Andreas Kyriacou
Director of Photography: Jeffrey Celis
Sound: Marios Minas
Editing: Athanasia Charalambous, Andreas Sheittanis
Sound Editing: Marios Minas
Music Composer: Arsenios Agisilaou

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Drama
Sub-genre: Period, Historical
Language: English & Greek (Cypriot dialect)
Country of origin: Cyprus
Year of production: 2019
Total running time: 21 minutes 22 seconds
Shooting format: Digital 4K
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 2:39
Sound format: Stereo

AWARDS

Won "#ThisisEU European Values" at the International Short Film Festival in Drama 2019
Won "Astron Audience Award for Best Short" at the San Francisco Greek Film Festival 2020
Won "Best Supporting Actor" at the Athens Marathon International Short Film Festival 2020
Won a "Jury's Honorable Mention" at the International Crete Film Festival Awards 2020
Won "Best Period Drama" at the Bharat International Film Festival in 2020

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Batroun Mediterranean Film Festival 2019
42nd Greek Short Film Festival in Drama (Award)
9th Int'l Short Film Festival of Cyprus
14th Cyprus International Film Festival
EUROPANORAMA 2020
OIFF Short Films Festival 2020
Athens Marathon International Short Film Festival 2020 (Award)
International Crete Film Festival Awards 2020 (Award)
10th Pune Short Film Festival
7th Goa Short Film Festival
1st Alibag Short Film Festival
26th International Film Festival Golden Beggar (Finalist)
San Francisco Greek Film Festival (Award)
Bharat International Film Festival 2020 (Award)
Maharashtra International film Festival 2020
Indian Panorama International Film Festival 2020

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Andreas was born in Cyprus in 1991. He studied Film Production & Cinematography at Bournemouth University. He has directed six short-films so far. He currently works as a director and scriptwriter on a TV series in Cyprus.