Short films: Bread and Olives – by Jordanis Orfanidis and Alexander Jaschik / Dead End – by Tonia Mishiali / Kamakia – by Jasin Challah, Friday, 22.01., 21:15 (Hall 3)
Bread and Olives – by Jordanis Orfanidis and Alexander Jaschik
Germany/Greece 2014, 30′, German-Greek version
Dead end – by Tonia Mishiali
Cyprus 2013, 15′, Greek with German subtitles
The loss of youth, social and professional activity intensifies the sense of loneliness, the obsessions and the “dead end” in the life of an elderly couple.
is one of the Artistic Directors of Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival and a Board member of the Directors Guild of Cyprus. She has been “experimenting” in film, theatre, video and television since 1997. She has participated in a big number of national and international film and performance festivals, claiming international recognition and winning numerous awards, including Best Director. Her award winning short films “Dead End” and “Lullaby of the butterfly” made their World Premieres at the prestigious Films Festivals of Locarno and Sarajevo respectively. She is now developing her debut feature film “Menopause.
KAMAKIA. HEROES OF THE ISLANDS – by Jasin Challah
Germany/Greece 2011, 37′, German/Greek with German subtitles
found his way into the film business as an actor and comedian before he started studying film at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM) in 2007. He directed several short films and is a founding member of the production company „Puppetempire.com“, producing selected puppet-comedy-shows. Furthermore he is composing the music for his own films. He graduated 2010 with the documentary „Kamakia – Heroes of the Island“.
2002 „Das Arbeitstier – Die Jasin Challah Show“ | Co-Author / Lead role, Comedy show (9 episodes), Production Biller & Vass, SAT 1
2004 „The Fake“ | Author / Actor, Comedy series, Production: MTV
2005 „Und wenn sie nicht gestorben sind“ | Film music – puppet short film, Production: Academy of Media Arts Cologne. Director: Samy Challah
2007 „Cellmates“ | Idea & Development Comedy-Puppet-Series
2008 „Hasopolis“ | Director & Producer – puppet film, 20 min., Production: Academy of Media Arts Cologne (www.hasopolis.de)
2009 „Rumpe und Tulli“ | Film music – feat. film, 87 min., Production: Pandora / Puppetempire
2010 „Kamakia – Die Helden der Insel“ | Writer & Director – documentary, 37 min., Production: 58Filme, Coproduction: Academy of Media Arts Cologne