Marie (2019)

A young lonely student moves into a cheap terrace room in downtown Athens. Marie, a young African woman lives in the same building, and in the eyes of the young man she represents everything he hates: she’s lazy, vulgar, stupid, foreigner. The more reasons he finds to hate her, the more attracted he gets to her confident and carefree manners. When Marie finds herself in a dangerous situation, the young man faces the dilemma whether to act or remain an observer.

 

Script - Direction: Panayotis Kravvaris

Cinematography: Ivan Vountidis

Art Direction: Chrysa Daponte

Original Music - Sound Design: Dimitris Kamarotos

Editing: Manthos G. Sardis

Production: Lilette Botassi - Inkas Films, Greek Film Center, Cekta, Dimitris Stampolis

 

Festivals - Awards:

Exground Film Festival, Germany

Asterfest International Film Festival, North Macedonia

Golden Horseshoe for best short fiction

International Film Festival of Larissa, Greece

London Greek Film Festival, UK

Athens Marathon International Film Festival, Greece

Honorable mention for best Greek film, best Greek director and best actor

Psarokokalo International Short Film Festival, Greece

Audience award for best Greek film

Mr Vorky International Film Festival, Serbia

Tirana Intermational Film Festival, Albania

Athens International Digital Film Festival, Greece

Honorary mention for best short fiction film

Crystal Palace International Film Festival, UK

International Micro m Festival

Best script award - National competition

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A Wooden Flute (2015)

One afternoon at his house’s front yard, one little boy secretly plays his wooden flute one more time, ignoring his mother’s angry reactions, that wants him to do his homework for school. That moment, he will realize that music is the only thing that matters to him.

 

Script - Direction: Panayotis Kravvaris

Cinematography: Ivan Vountidis

Art Direction: Yorgos Panayaris

Original Music - Sound Design: Dimitris Fritzalas

Editing: Manthos G. Sardis

Production: Panayotis Kravvaris

 

Festivals - Awards:

Granada International Film Festival of Young Filmmakers, Spain

Oulu International Children's and Youth Film Festival, Finland

Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People, Greece

Athens International Digital Film Festival, Greece - Honorable Mention / Greek Fiction

International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh

Seeyousound International Music Film Festival, Italy

Artfools International Cinema Festival, Greece

BUFF International Film Festival, Sweden

Peristeri Short Film Festival, Greece

International Film Festival Asterfest, FYROM

Microμ Short Film Festival, Greece

Schlingel International Film Festival for Children and Young Audience, Germany

Hellas Filmbox Berlin, Germany

Piraeus Short Film Festival, Greece

Chania Film Festival, Greece

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The Line Bus (2005)

In a village in rural Greece, a 12 year-old boy decides to leave for the big city. His departure at the crack of dawn on an autumn day is repeated again and again as his fears and desires keep re-narrating it, thus creating its reality.

 

Direction: Panayotis Kravvaris

Script: Panayotis Kravvaris, Gelly Gryntaki.

Free adaptation of the homonymous novel by Nikos Houliaras

Cinematography: Takis Venetsanakos

Art Direction: Thoukididis Papageorgiou, Maria Skederidou

Original Music: Alexis Bayas

Editing: Takis Gorgorinis

Production: Greek Film Center, Olympus Films, Panayotis Kravvaris

 

Festivals:

Drama International Short Film Festival, Greece

 

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