23 October, 19:00 · Od Nowa – large hall
Washingtonia starts when the giraffes heart can no longer be heard. Washingtonia is an alternative name for Athens, a place where people, like animals, fall into summertime sadness because of the heat. Washingtonia is the only palm tree that its heart is not devoured by the red beetle. Because it’s heart is small and dry and no one likes small and dry hearts.
|Cinematography:||Giorgos Karvelas, Giannis Kanakis|
|Cast:||Mmamadou Diallo, Eutychia Stefanidou, Katerina Iliadi, Nikos Christofidis, Iraklis Nousas|
|Production:||Artemis Pattakou, Giorgos Zois|
|Awards:||MFF Berlinale / Berlinale – Oficjalny wybór do konkursu filmów krótkometrażowych / official selection in Short Competition (2014); Tetouan FF – Grand Prix (2014)|
Konstantina Kotzamani was born in Komotini in 1983. She studied Pharmacy and Cinema at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Department of Fine Arts. She has participated at Berlin and Sarajevo Talent Campus as a director. Her short movies have been selected in several International Festivals and have gained many awards.