The Meaning of August

Το νόημα του Αυγούστου

Andreas has to look after the house and the dog of his boss. The dog is ferocious and the house is luxurious. His co-workers are jealous. The dog’s name is Leben and has its own plans.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Manos Papadakis
Script: Manos Papadakis
Cinematography: Giorgos Frentzos
Editing: Giannis Chalkiadakis
Sound: Valia Tserou
Actors: Pavlos Iordanopoulos, Vasilis Vasilakis, Fotis Lazarou, Nikolakis Zekinoglou, Giannis Manthos, Argyris Gaganis, Mary Mina
Production: Post Room
Producers: Giorgos Paterakis
Co-production: Greek National Television, Greek Film Centre, White Balance
Co-producers: Manos Papadakis
Sets: Stavros Liokalos, Christina Raftopoulou
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2020
Duration: 26'
Contact: Giorgos Paterakis
Awards/Distinctions: Honorary Distinction for Best Male Actor, Honorary Distinction for Best Sound - 43d Drama International Short Film Festival

Manos Papadakis


2001 Baltazzar
2008 A Hole in the Water
2012 Expropriation
2018 Iceberg (short)
2021 Together Alone