2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20


Friday, March 11
8:00PM - 9:45PM

Alamo Lamar A
1120 S Lamar Blvd


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Kostis is a 40-year-old doctor that finds himself in the small island of Antiparos, in order to take over the local clinic. His whole life and routine will turn upside down when he meets an international group of young and beautiful tourists and he falls in love with Anna, a 19-year-old goddess. SUNTAN is a coming-of-middle-age film that explores growing up through a youth never lived.

Section: Narrative Spotlight
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Country: Greece
Language: Greek and English with English Subtitles
Year: 2016
Runtime: 105min

Director: Argyris Papadimitropoulos

Producer: Phaedra Vokali

Screenwriter: Argyris Papadimitropoulos, Syllas Tzoumerkas

Cinematographer: Christos Karamanis

Editor: Napoleon Stratogiannakis

Principal Cast: Makis Papadimitriou, Elli Triggou, Dimi Hart, Hara Kotsali


Argyris Papadimitropoulos was born in Athens, in 1976. In 2003 he directed his first short PENDULUM, which won awards in Greek and International festivals. In 2008, Argyris made his first feature film BANK BANG, which became a major commercial and critical hit. In 2011, his second feature WASTED YOUTH was chosen to open the 40th Rotterdam FF.

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