From the balcony

Apo to balkoni

A middle-aged lady observes the world of an Athenian neighborhood from her balcony, getting mixed reactions from those she constantly watches; until she is no longer there and that world changes forever.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market.

Direction: Aris Kaplanidis
Script: Aris Kaplanidis, Elias Roumeliotis
Cinematography: Elias Roumeliotis, Aris Kaplanidis
Editing: Aris Kaplanidis
Sound: Alexandros Vourazelis
Actors: Constantina Georganta, Maria Diakopanagiotou, Spiros Margaritis, Yannis Economides
Production: Soul Productions
Producers: Ioanna Soultani
Co-production: Greek Film Center
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2020
Duration: 12'
Contact: Soul Productions,

Aris Kaplanidis

He studied animation at the Orneraki School. With his short film Porn he won a scholarship at the Stavrakos School. In 2017, he was awarded the 1st Pitching Award of the Drama International Short Film Festival for the film From the Balcony. Together with the co-creator Elias Roumeliotis, he founded Brosinarts Animation Studios and now deals exclusively with fiction animation.


2008 The Almighty Tycoon of the Ninja
2010 Same Old Blues (short)
2015 A Gospel According to Life (animation)
2021 From the Balcony (animation short)