A short film by Dimitris Zachos
2012 / Greece / 14' / DCP / Color
2:35 / Language: Greek (English / French Subtitles)
A father close to retirement with his two sons, try to adjust and manage their daily lives, within a dire economic situation. Everyone reacts in their own way . They collide with each other and each one with himself trying to keep the consistency of their family and be able to cope.
Based on the awarded short story by Christos Economou "Penguins outside the accountants office".
Director / Writer: Dimitris Zachos
Director of Photography: Konstantinos Koukoulios
Art Director / Costume Designer: Danai Elefsinioti
Editor: Smaro Papaevangelou
Music: Babis Papadopoulos
Sound Design & Mix: Thanasis Kafetzis
Producer: Giannis Sotiropoulos
FESTIVALS / AWARDS
Naoussa International Short Film Festival 2013
Special Mention for Southeastern Europe Talents
Thessaloniki International Short Film Festival 2012
“Cinematic Achievement Award”
International Film Festival of Patras 2012
Distinction for "Social injustice and dignity during the crisis"
Hellas Film Box Berlin 2015
Microμ Festival 2013
Brussels Short Film Festival 2013 - "Next Generation"
Regensburg Short Film Week 2013 - Special Program “Greece"
Leiden International Short Film Festival (LisFE) 2013
International Student Film Festival in Belgrade 2013
International Short Film Festival of Tabor, Croatia 2013
Short film festival Cinefiesta in Puerto Rico 2013
Athens International Film Festival 2012
International Short Film Festival of Drama 2012
London Greek Film Festival 2012