Director Sonia Liza Kenterman
Greece/UK, 2013, 20mins (Short)
Greek with English subtitles

Winner of Best Short Film at the 19th Athens International Film Festival.

In the aftermath of the Greek Civil War in 1951, the innocence of a child is lost when catapulted to head of his family.

He reluctantly begins a desperate and traumatic journey to flee poverty and an unforgiving people. Carrying his baby sister on his shoulders, he treks the inhospitable mountainous terrain in search of a future.

The past follows them. Her future awaits…

Written by: Tracy Sunderland, Sonia Liza Kenterman
Produced by: Alexandros Danikas, Sonia Liza Kenterman
Cast: Korina Gjoka, Giorgos Triantafillakis, Kora Karvouni, Konstadina Takalou, Giorgos Ninios, Karafil Shena, Yannis Tsortekis

About the Director:
Sonia Liza Kenterman is a Greek/German film director and writer, and a recent graduate of the London Film School (Masters in Directing). She currently lives and works in London where she is developing a feature-length script. 

SYDNEY Sessions

Saturday 25 October, 1:45 pm

Screens as part of GASFF International Shorts


Saturday 25 October, 4:00 pm

Screens as part of GASFF International Shorts