TECHNICAL MAKEUP ARTISTRY FOR CINEMA
Wednesday 14 June | 15:30 - 16:30 | Kimonos Art Center
From basic correction make-up to the intricacies of applied special make-up effects, technical make-up artist Soula Solea will showcase the techniques necessary to prepare actors for the camera bringing characters to life.
DISCUSSION WITH FILM DIRECTOR PETER STEPHANOU
Film director, Peter Stephanou presents his film 'WhyTalkFeminism?', and will hold an open discussion about the highs and lows of documentary filmmaking. He will offer an insight into the process of filming with no budget, the accessibility of filmmaking today, and will give advice on where and how to begin. This personal insight into his filmmaking experience will reveal how his passion for film led him onto winning the audience award at the Paphos International Film Festival in 2016.
KURDISH / IRAQI DIRECTOR MAZIN SHERABAYANI PRESENTS HIS DOCUMENTARY 'SAMA'
Saturday 17 June | 17:30 - 18:30 | Kimonos Art Center
SAMA is a documentary about Robar and her family who are determined to establish a professional ballet dance group in Iraq, despite the threats, lack of funds and a place to practice. Can hope and passion overcome fear and narrow mindedness?
INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS (1st day)
The Postmodern Pioneer Plaque – Serbia/Spain
Director: Boris Kozlov
INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS (2nd day)
Paolo’s Dream - Greece
Kirineos Papadimatos & Giannis Avramopoulos
CYPRUS SHORT FILMS (2 films got the same amount of votes)
WhyTalkFeminism? - Cyprus
Director: Peter Stephanou
The Olive tree at the Border - Iran/Cyprus
Directors: Sholeh Zahraei & Kamil Saldun
STUDENT SHORT FILMS
The Shadow Forest – Poland
Director: Andrzej Cichocki
I Exist – Egypt/Syria
Director: Ahmed Abdelnaser