PAUSE

ΠΑΥΣΗ (PAFSI)

By Tonia MISHIALI

KARLOVY VARY INT'L FILM FESTIVAL - as FEST

First film - Completed 2018

A middle-aged housewife trapped in the misery of an oppressive marriage, finds refuge in a fantasy world of vindictive violence. Soon, reality and fantasy start to blur.

Festivals
& Awards

Berlin European Film Market (EFM) 2018
Karlovy Vary IFF 2018
East of the West - Competition
    • Year of production
    • 2018
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • CYPRUS, GREECE
    • Languages
    • GREEK
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 96 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Tonia MISHIALI
    • Writer(s)
    • Tonia MISHIALI, Anna FOTIADOU
    • Producer(s)
    • Andros ACHILLEOS (Seahorse Film Productions), Stelana KLIRIS
    • Synopsis
    • In a desperate attempt to escape from the misery of a loveless marriage, Elpida finds refuge in a fantasy world of vindictive violence towards her oppressive husband. When a young painter is employed to paint the building she lives in, she finds herself confronted with her unquenchable desires, her body and the husband she has no love for. Soon fantasy and reality start to blur.
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