Detached House


64th TIFF: World Premiere

A petty thief enters a house unaware that it belongs to a retired police officer. He soon finds himself trapped in a twisted game of power.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market TIFF64.

Direction: Ioakim Mylonas
Script: Dimitris Mitsotakis, Ioakim Mylonas
Cinematography: Stefanos Efthimiadis
Editing: Panagiotis Fotiou
Sound: Dinos Kittou
Music: Dimitris Mylonas
Actors: Makis Papadimitratos, Youlika Skafida, Yorgos Yannopoulos, Paschalis Tsarouchas, Stavros Kalligas, Meletis Georgiadis, Sofia Priovolou
Production: Argonauts Productions, Yannis Economides Films Ltd
Producers: Panos Papahadzis, Yannis Economides
Co-production: Deputy Ministry of Culture in Cyprus (SEKIN), ERT SA, Filmblades Ltd, Kmg
Co-producers: Υannis Karantanis, Monika Nikolaidou, Ioakim Mylonas
Costumes: Notis Panagiotou, Antrea Hatzinikolaou
Sets: Dimitris Katsikis, Stamatis Deligiannis
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Cyprus, Greece
Production Year: 2023
Duration: 89'
Contact: Argonauts Productions S.A. (Panos Papahadzis,

Ioakim Mylonas

Ioakim Mylonas, born 1977, holds a BA Hons in Communication and Film from Anglia Polytechnic University and an MA in Directing from Northern Film School. He directed several award-winning shorts, with his film Pharmakon being the first official Cypriot entry in the competition section of Venice IFF. He is the Artistic Director of International Short Film Festival of Cyprus.


2002 The Never Man (short)
2004 Chronos (short)
2004 Road to Redemption (short)
2006 Pharmakon (short)
2009 Oedipus (short)
2013 Greenhouse (short)
2015 The Auction (short)
2023 Detached House