THE SMALL CINEMA
reż|dir Panagiotis Kountouras | GR | 2018 | 9 min
prod|pro Taxiarchis Deligiannis, Vasilis Tsiouvaras, Panagiotis Kountouras, Christos Stergioglou scen|wr Taxiarchis Deligiannis, Vasilis Tsiouvaras zdj|ph Thanasis Konstantopoulos mon|ed Panagiotis Kountouras ob|cast Christos Sterioglou
Can you consume your human nature in a meal? When hidden instinct is transformed into morbid obsession, then self-preservation turns into a meaningless ritual of imitation, an act of empty logic.
DIRECTORPanagiotis Kountouras is a Greek director and author, born in Thessaloniki. “Ivan” is his third short film, following “Emoticon Man” and “A Box Made of Wood”. In his work, he mainly focuses on human behaviour and reveals ubiquitous absence, diversity and solitude. He has directed several documentaries, primarily themed around the recent refugee crisis; portraits of real people living amongst us. He is also involved in cinema education and loves to transmit his passion for filmmaking to his students.