Electric Swan

Cisne eléctrico

France, Greece, Argentina | 2019 | DCP | Color | 40 min | Konstantina Kotzamani

MONDAY 5 | CINEMEX ALTAVISTA |18:15 HRS. | 40 MIN.

WEDNESDAY 7 | FILMIN LATINO | 24 HRS. | 40 MIN. 

FRIDAY 9 | CINEMEX REFORMA CASA DE ARTE | 20:00 | 93 MIN.

Director: Konstantina Kotzamani

Screenplay: Konstantina Kotzamani
Producer: Emmanuel Chaumet – Caroline Demopoulos
Cinematography: Roman Kasseroller
Editing: Smaro Papaevangelou
Sound: Virginia Scaro, Persefoni Miliou, Simon Apostolou
Production Company: Production Ecce Films, Un Puma, Homemade Films
Cast: Juan Carlos Aduviri, Nelly Prince, Elisa Massino, Nikita Zuckerberg, Susana Pampin 

Synopsis:

Buildings are not supposed to move. But on Avenida Libertador 2050 , a building moves and the ceiling shivers, causing a strange nausea that devours its residents. Those who live on the top are afraid they’ll fall – the ones who live beneath are afraid they’ll drown.

Biography:

Konstantina Kotzamani was born and raised in Greece. She graduated from the film department after completing her degree in pharmacy. Her short movies have premiered inmajor festivals such as Cannes, Berlinale, Locarno and have received numerous international awards. For her short films Washingtonia (2014) and Limbo (2016), she has been twice awarded by the Greek film academy with the best short film award and twice nominated by the European film academy for the best short of the year (efa award). 

Konstantina, beneficiary of the Onassis foundation scholarship recently spent a year in Buenos Aires in order to develop her first feature film script, Titanic Ocean, in collaboration with UCINE (Universidad del cine de Buenos Aires) under the supervision of the tutor Agustín Mendilaharzu. The project was selected at the Torino Feature lab and Cinemart 2018. 

Festivals: 

Mostra de Venise 2019 Tirana International Film Festival 2019 – Séance Spéciale Athens International Film Festival 2019 – Compétition Reykjavik International Film Festival 2019 – Compétition internationale Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Montréal, 2019 – Compétition Valdivia International Film Festival 2019 – Prix Spécial du Jury & Prix du Public Uppsala International Film Festival 2019 – Compétition International Short Film Festival of Cyprus 2019 – Special Screening Janela de Cinema do Recife 2019 – Menção Honrosa Thessaloniki Film Festival 2019 – Hors compétition Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) 2019 – Compétition Gijon International Film Festival 2019 – Rellumes International Competition La Cabina International Film Festival 2019 – Competition Leuven Int. Short Film Festival 2019 – Rétrospective Konstantina Kotzamani The Auteur Film Festival 2019 – Brave Balkans programme Aguilar de Campoo International Short Film Festival – Session curated by Gijon IFF Transcinema Festival Internacional de Ciné 2019 – Transficciones Bahamas International Film Festival 2019 – New Visions Short Film Festival ZUBROFFKA 2019 – Whole Wide World Competition