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"ECDYSIS" short film

"ECDYSIS" short film

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"ECDYSIS" short film


"In a near-future world, a woman struggles to find a cure for her infected teenage son before he turns into a different being."

Cast: Elena Topalidou, Michalis Ikonomou, Jeo Pakitsas, Eva Angelopoulou
Written and Directed by Pavlos Sifakis
Producer: Ioanna Soultani
Production: SOUL Productions, GREEK FILM CENTRE
Co-Production: authorwave, artcut

This movie was shot in Athens. The principal photography started on the 17th of November 2020. The shootings lasted 4 days. ARRI ALEXA paired with Cooke mini S4i was used to capture the images of the dystopian ECDYSIS. 

camera crew

DoP: Mihalis Gkatzogias

1st AC: Marios Dellias

2nd AC: Nefeli Ntakozoudi

Gaffer: Giorgos Vasileiadis

Electrician: Thodoris Koutselis

The Color grading took place in Authorwave studio with colorist Alexis Kapidakis.