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II

about

II is the debut short film of Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis.
It had its world premiere in the Pardi di Domani section of the Festival del Film Locarno.

Awards
Best Film, Athens International Film Festival, 2014
Best Direction, Athens International Film Festival, 2014
Special Prize, Drama International Film Festival, 2014
Best Photography, Christos Voudouris, Drama International Film Festival, 2014

Festival participations:
08/14, Festival del film Locarno – Pardi di domani
09/14, International Short Film Festival in Drama {Special Award & Best Cinematography award}
09/14, Athens International Film Festival / Opening Nights {Best Film award & Best Direction award}
11/14, Thessaloniki International Film Festival
11/14, Leeds International Film Festival – Louis Le Prince International Short Film Competition
04/2015, Festival International Cinéma Méditerranéen Tétouan
06/2015, Los Angeles Greek Film Festival
12/2015, Exground, Germany

As a project in development II won the the prize in the Pack&Pitch program of
the Sarajevo IFF (2011)

Press/Reviews:
http://flix.gr/news/drama-ffest-2014-day02.html
http://www.aiff.gr/article.asp?catid=11270&subid=2&pubid=15420833
http://flix.gr/articles/drama-ffest-ii.html
http://flix.gr/news/drama-ffest-2014-awards.html
http://www.e-go.gr/cinemag/article.asp?catid=28048&subid=2&pubid=129865696
http://flix.gr/news/opening-nights-2014-greek-awards.html

story

An old groom walks in the open horizon towards a bride waiting for him. They meet but the distance between them starts to grow once again.

Director

Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis, born in 1983, bears the Greek and German nationality. Since 2010, he has directed commercial and music videos. Currently, he is a post-graduate student at Le Fresnoy – Studio National des Arts Contemporains in France, working on his next short film, Odette, as well as his first feature film. He is an alumnus of the Berlinale and Sarajevo Talent Campus. II is his debut short film.

http://ekossan.com

Team

kostas laskos
fani apostolidou
giannis tsortekis
nikos flessas
koula spyropoulou

written and directed by  efthimis kosemund sanidis
producer yorgos tsourgiannis
coproducers fabian gasmia, henning kamm
director of photography christos voudouris
editing yorgos mavropsaridis
art direction & costumes kiki pitta
makeup kiriaki mellidou
sound recordist dimitris kanellopoulos
sound design leandros ntounis
sound mixer torben seemann
production manager giannis karantanis
production coordinator despoina sifniadou

vfx ion katrakazos fokionas xenos deepgreensea
image processing 2|35

sound postproduction (de) chaussee filmton
junior producer (de) sara bökemeyer

a horsefly production  in coproduction with detail film
and
nerit
deepgreensea
efthimis kosemund sanidis

with the support of nordmedia – film- und mediengesellschaft niedersachsen/bremen mbh
kuratorium junger deutscher film and the greek film centre

participated at
μfilm 2012
sarajevo iff pack&pitch program 2011

Poster

Video

Stills

Downloads

press kit, greek press kit, english