Midnight Skin

Midnight Skin

Fanny, a young nurse working at a big public hospital, is trapped in the same recurring nightmare every night: She dreams she is turning into a tree. Stuck in a lonely everyday routine, she realizes that her nightmare goes beyond the imaginary and gradually infiltrates her life.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market TIFF64.

Direction: Manolis Mavris
Script: Manolis Mavris
Cinematography: Manu Tilinski
Editing: Thodoris Armaos
Sound: Panagiotis Papagiannopoulos, Stelios Koupetoris
Music: Carla Pallone
Actors: Romanna Lobach, Dimitris Kitsos, Konstantinos Samaa, Katerina Zisoudi, Alexandros Logothetis, Grigoris Ballas, Aggeliki Noea, Lida Koutsodaskalou, Chara Tzoka
Production: Avion Films
Producers: Annabelle Aronis, Camille Genaud, Romanna Lobach, George Tsokopoulos, Clarisse Tupin
Co-production: Paraiso Production, Akran Creative Company
Production Design: Dafni Kalogianni
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece, France
Production Year: 2023
Duration: 40'
Contact: Radiator IP Sales (ben@radiatorsales.eu)
Awards/Distinctions: Best Sound Design Award & Best Cinematography Award & Special Effects Award – National Competition, Grand Jury Award – International Competition DISFF 2023

Manolis Mavris

Manolis Mavris was born in Athens in 1987. He studied Animation in Athens and Visual Communication in London. His short films have premiered in major film festivals such as Cannes, SXSW, BFI & Sarajevo. His work focuses on the concept of heterotopia and explores the boundaries between the real and the imaginary. In 2021, his film Brutalia, days of labour won the Canal+ award at the 60th Semaine de la Critique in Cannes. At the moment, Manolis is developing the script for his debut feature film Liar Man.


2017 Maneki Neko (short)
2018 Skin (short)
2021 Brutalia, εργάσιμες μέρες (short)
2023 Midnight Skin (short)