THE ARM WRESTLER

O HEROPALESTIS

By Yorgos GOUSSIS

OHMYDOG PRODUCTIONS - as PROD

Documentary - Completed 2019

A portrait of a young man who shifts daily between his dreams and the reality of life in the Greek countryside.

Festivals
& Awards

ATHENS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTI 2019
2ND BEST SHORT FILM
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2021
Greek Docs
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Documentary, First film, True Story
    • Countries
    • GREECE
    • Languages
    • GREEK
    • Budget
    • 25 - 50 M$
    • Duration
    • 22 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yorgos GOUSSIS
    • Writer(s)
    • Yorgos GOUSSIS, Yorgos KOUTSLIARIS
    • Producer(s)
    • Photini ECONOMOPOULOU (OHMYDOG PRODUCTIONS), Vasso PATROUBA, Sophia DIMOPOULOU
    • Synopsis
    • Panayiotis is a 30-year-old champion at arm wrestling and owner of a tavern in a remote Greek village. On the occasion of a forthcoming arm wrestling fight in Athens and his training for it, the film builds the portrait of a young man who shifts daily between his dreams and the reality of life in the Greek countryside.