Limbo

KONSTANTINA KOTZAMANI (PROGRAMA DE CORTOS)

MIÉRCOLES 22 | FORO – UNIVERSIDAD DE LA COMUNICACIÓN | 16:00 HRS. | 90 MIN.

** PRESENCIA DE DIRECTORA Q&A

VIERNES 24 | CINE TONALÁ | 19:30 HRS. | 90 MIN.

** PRESENCIA DE DIRECTORA Q&A

VIERNES 24 | CINEFORO MAYAHUEL – CHANTE DE TODOS | 20:00 HRS. | 90 MIN.

Limbo

Greece | 2016 | DCP | Color | 30 min | Konstantina Kotzamani

Director: Konstantina Kotzamani
Screenplay: Konstantina Kotzamani
Producer: Maria Drandaki, Ron Dyens
Photography: Giorgos Karvelas
Sound: Nikos Exarhos, Alexandros Sidiropoulos, Lionel Guenoun
Music: Lawrence English
Editor: Yannis Chialkadakis
Cast: Felix Margenfeld, Aggelos Ntanos, Lucjano Cani, Haris Fountas, Hristos Psihramis, David Szymczak, Nikos Kassavetis, Thomas Dimitropoulos, Constantinos Pattakos, Nikos Gouvelis, Aggelos Kaldanis Dimitris Xiros, Panagiotis Rapousis, Effi Rabsilber
Production: Sacrebleu Productions, Homemade Films

Synopsis
The leopard shall lie down with the goat. The wolves shall live with the lambs. And the young boy will lead them. 12 + 1 kids and the carcass of a whale washed ashore…

Konstantina Kotzamani 

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 in major 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).

Her films have been sold and broadcasted in European channels such as ARTE, FRANCE TV; in Asia and USA have been distributed on platforms like Criterion, MUBI etc.

She’s beneficiary of the Onassis Foundation Scholarship and 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 Agustin Mendilaharzu.

Her short films have been the theme of retrospectives in festivals like BAFICI, Go SHORTS, Festival du Nouveau Cinema MONTREAL, AMIENS FILM FESTIVAL, Mecal Barcelona Film Festival etc, while she has been invited as a jury member in multiple short film festivals.  Limbo was qualified for the short films Oscar nomination in 2017.

Festivals
Curtas Vilo do Conde
Sarajevo International Film Festival
Stockholm Film Festival
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Montréal
Milano Film Festival
Palm Springs International Short Films