Daphne switches from one sexual partner to the next, but does not seem to be satisfied, at least not with what she thought she needed. How far would she go to feel some affection?

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market TIFF63.

Direction: Tonia Mishiali
Script: Tonia Mishiali
Cinematography: Yorgos Rahmatoulin
Editing: Emilios Avraam
Sound: Christos Kyriacoullis
Music: Christos Kyriacoullis, Delirium Elephants
Actors: Niovi Charalambous, Antonis Katsaris, Fivos Papacostas
Production: Bark Like a Cat Films
Producers: Tonia Mishiali
Costumes: Marios Messios
Sets: Christy Polydorou
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Cyprus
Duration: 18΄
Contact: Bark Like A Cat Films (Tonia Mishiali, tonia@barklikeacat.com)
Awards/Distinctions: Best Female Part (Niovi Charalambous)

Tonia Mishiali

She is a director-producer, member of the HFA and EFA, and a Berlinale Talents alumna. Her films have been selected and awarded at major markets and festivals. Her debut feature Pause was listed as one of the “20 most daring films of 2019,” was awarded the FIPRESCI prize, among others, received rave reviews, and found worldwide distribution.


2013 Dead End (short)
2014 Lullaby of the Butterfly (short)
2018 Pause
2020 I don’t like the wind I like the sun (short)
2022 Daphne (short)