DIGGERDirector: Georgis Grigorakis | 101-mins. | GreeceSuper Channel FUSE: This film will not be broadcast. Landmark Cinemas 9 City Centre:Sunday, Oct. 4 @ 8:30pm |
Director: Georgis Grigorakis | 101-mins. | Greece
Super Channel FUSE: This film will not be broadcast.
A contemporary Western about a native farmer who lives and works alone in a farmhouse in the heart of a mountain forest in Northern Greece. For years now, he has been fighting with an expanding industrial Monster digging up the forest, disturbing the lush flora and threatening his property. Yet, the greatest threat comes with the sudden arrival of his young son, after a twenty year separation. They turn into enemies under one roof and confront each other head on, with nature as their only observer. To prevent the muddy ground from being pulled out from under their feet for profit, father and son must dig deep into it.
ABOUT the Director George Grigorakis was born and raised in Greece. He studied Social Psychology in the UK before he completed an MA in Directing Fiction at the National Film and Television School (NFTS) in 2012. Since 2007, he has been writing and directing short films, which have garnered critical acclaim, have been screened in more than 100 international festivals worldwide and won over 20 awards. His shorts have been distributed theatrically in France and Greece, and broadcast on international TV channels, VOD and featured in DVD magazines. DIGGER is his first feature.
Language: Greek with English subtitles
Print Source: Filmswelike
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