Astrometal

PROGRAMA 4

COMPETENCIA DE CORTOMETRAJES BLACK CANVAS FCC

VIERNES 24 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES – SALA 5 | 21:30 HRS. | 78 MIN.

** PRESENCIA DE DIRECTORES Q&A

Astrometal

Greece | 2017 | DCP | Color | 15 min | Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis

Director: Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis
Script: Elizampetta Ilia Georgiadou, EKS
Producer: Despoina Sifniadou
Cinematography: Christos Voudouris
Sound: Nikos Linardopoulos, Leandros Ntounis
Edition: EKS, Lambis Charalambidis
Cast: Mihalis Sarantis, Thalia Papacosta, Yiannis Niarros
Production Company: BOO Production

Synopsis
Two boys and a girl prepare for nightclubbing in the heart of Athens. Arriving, they face a deserted club, where music plays blaring but there is no one to listen. There, one by one falls asleep as they surrender themselves in a collective dream.

Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis
Born with dual Greek/German nationality, Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis studied Informatics Engineering, and then Contemporary Arts at Le Fresnoy – Studio National in France. His films have won acclaim at festivals around the world. His debut short film, II (2014) won the Pack & Pitch award at Sarajevo while in development, followed by a world premiere in the Pardi di Domani section of the Locarno Film Festival. He shot his next two short films, Odette (2015) and Unbuilt Light (2017), while in residency at Le Fresnoy, with the latter opening in competition in Sarajevo. Astrometal (2017) was nominated for a Golden Lion in the Orizzonti section of the 74th Venice International Film Festival.

Festivals
Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica
Zagreb Film Festival