On his 40th birthday, Nikos, a solitary truck driver, arrives on a remote beach. He’s there to meet his former lover, Christos, whom he hasn’t seen since their military days.
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- Direction: Valentin Stejskal
- Script: Valentin Stejskal, Glykeria Patramani
- Cinematography: Samir Ljuma
- Editing: Martin Ivanov
- Sound: Stelios Koupetoris, Fabio Schurischuster
- Actors: Antonis Tsiotsiopoulos, Kimonas Kouris
- Producers: Alisa Frischholz, Ioanna Petinaraki, Valentin Stejskal, Samir Ljuma
- Costumes: Dimitra Sourlantzi
- Sets: Dimitra Sourlantzi
- Format: DCP
- Color: Color
- Production Country: Greece
- Duration: 26΄
- Contact: Alisa Frischholz (firstname.lastname@example.org), Ioanna Petinaraki, email@example.com
- Awards/Distinctions: Golden Dionysus, Best Male Part (Antonis Tsiotsiopoulos)
Born in Vienna, Valentin grew up in the countryside and graduated from the Film & Media Academy in Graz, Austria, in 2014. With a diverse background in film, theater, and festival production, Valentin is an independent filmmaker and director of thirteen narrative short films. Since 2019, he partly lives in Athens, where he shot his latest short film, 5pm Seaside.
2022 5pm Seaside (short)