64th TIFF: World Premiere

Sophia, the daughter, is returning to the Athenian suburb of Polydroso to take care of Sophia, the mother. Back in her neighborhood, she will confront the reasons that made her leave in the first place. Polydroso is a mystical isolated suburb and both Sophias spend their time daydreaming about ghosts of the past. A film about tender people in a non-tender world.

Screening Schedule
20 May 2024 19:00
20 May 2024 21:00
21 May 2024 19:00
21 May 2024 21:00
Available at the Agora Market TIFF64.

Direction: Alexandros Voulgaris (The Boy)
Script: Alexandros Voulgaris (The Boy)
Cinematography: Simos Sarketzis
Editing: Alexandros Voulgaris (The Boy)
Sound: Giotis Paraskevaidis, Nalyssa Green
Music: Miss Trichromi
Actors: Sofia Kokkali, Vicky Kaya, Elsa Zarri, Mary Giannoula, Carla Fuhr
Production: Filmiki Productions
Producers: Nicholas Alavanos, Christina Stavropoulou, Pathi Katsoufi
Co-production: EKOME SA
Costumes: Alkistis Mamali
Sets: Konstantinos Lambridis
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2023
Duration: 84'
Distribution in Greece: Cinobo (Tasos Melemenidis, tasosm@cinobo.com)
Contact: Filmiki Productions (Nicholas Alavanos, alavanos@filmiki.gr)

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Alexandros Voulgaris (The Boy)

Alexandros Voulgaris (The Boy) was born in Athens in 1981. He is a film director and musician. He has directed seven feature films, composed music for features such as Apples, Park, and The Last Note, directed music videos, and released more than 25 albums. His films have been presented at major Greek and international festivals.


2003 Crying?
2006 Pink
2012 Higuita
2016 Thread
2019 Winona
2020 Gym
2023 Polydroso