The Jar

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Staring at a butterfly trapped in a jar, a boy ponders over the balance between protection and freedom.

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Direction: Kyriakos Rontsis
Script: Kyriakos Rontsis
Cinematography: Owain Emyr Morgan
Sound: Giorgos Vakalos
Actors: Apostolos Mantios, Michael Oikonomou, Eleni Thymiopoulou
Production: Arts University Bournemouth
Producers: Kyriakos Rontsis
Co-production: F/8 STUDIO
Sets: Carina Kill
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece, UK
Production Year: 2020
Duration: 10'
Contact: Kyriakos Rontsis
Awards/Distinctions: Special Award for Best Newcomer Director "Dinos Katsouridis" – 43d Drama International Short Film Festival 2020

Kyriakos Rontsis

He was born in Serres, in 1990. He studied Architecture at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Film Directing at Arts University, Bournemouth. The Jar is his master’s thesis.


2020 The Jar (short)