When Dahlias Bend Down 

2016 | 15 min | IMDB

Producer & Director Tasos Giapoutzis Sound Designer & Editor Marios Kleftakis Cast Anastasios Giapoutzis Fotini Giapoutzi Foley by Greta Zabulyte Alexandru Craciun Sound Mixing Dick James Music Performance by George Xoulogis Colourist Ruth Hockley

Fotini and Anastasios live a relaxed elderly life in a village in Greece. At the age of 82 however, Fotini starts having severe health issues. This is a portrait of the difficult everyday life an elderly couple faces, realising that the end is close.


18th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, Greece, 2016
12th Fest - New Directors/New Films Festival, Portugal, 2016
3rd International Documentary Festival of Ierapetra, Greece, 2016
1st “Beyond the Borders” International Documentary Film Festival, Greece, 2016
10th Greek Documentary Festival - Docfest, Greece, 2016
10th British Shorts Film Festival, Germany, 2017
4th Chennai International Short Film Festival, India, 2017
10th London Greek Film Festival, United Kingdom, 2017