Yellow Fieber

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.

Yellow Fieber

Greece | 2015 | DCP | Color | 15 min | Konstantina Kotzamani

Director: Konstantina Kotzamani
Script: Konstantina Kotzamani
Producer: Artemis Pattakou, Giorgos Zois
Cinematography: Giorgos Karvelas, Giannis Kanakis
Sound: Daphne Farazi
Music: Novi Sad
Edition: Leonidas Papafotiou, Konstantina Kotzamani, Artemis Pattakou
Cast: Eutychia Stefanidou, Mamadou Diallo
Production Company: Squared Square

Synopsis
Athens was covered by a strange yellow dust. At first everyone thought it was sulfur, but a few hours later Yellow Fieber erupted. No one expected what was about to happen, no one could tell that the city would turn into a forest of palms. Yellow Fieber is a story of the loss of a city.

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.