Category: News

  • World premiere for PAUSE

    I am so overwhelmed! Great news for PAUSE! My directorial debut PAUSE has been officially selected for its World Premiere at the 53rd Karlovy Vary International Festival at the East of the West competition (29 June – 7 July 2018). The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is the largest film festival in the Czech Republic and […]

  • Attending 58th Thessaloniki Film Festival

    I will be attending Thessaloniki Film Festival representing Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival and my feature film PAUSE 3-9 November 2017. Don’t hesitate to email me for a meeting.      

  • Proud member of the European Film Academy

    I am proud to announce that I am now a proud voting member of the European Film Academy. You can view my profile HERE. Founded in 1988, the European Film Academy now unites more than 3,200 European film professionals with the common aim of promoting Europe’s film culture. The creation of the European Film Academy (EFA) […]

  • Jury duty for Malta Short FIlm Festival

    Malta Short Film Festival has invited me to participate in the jury of the Malta Short Film Festival 2017 for its 9th edition. The results can be seen HERE. The Malta Short Film Festival brings together films of different genres from around the world. But its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is broadcast […]

  • Elected Vice-president of DGCY

    I am proud to announce that the Directors Guild of Cyprus have had their elections on 23rd September 2017 and I have been elected Vice-president. Tonia Mishiali 17 votes Kyros Papavassiliou 15 votes Elena Alonefti 13 votes Daina Papadaki 13 votes Nikos Tamasios 10 votes Michalis Kalopedis 9 votes Costas Hadjistavrou 7 votes Costas Costopoulos […]

  • Attending 24th Sarajevo Film Festival

    I will be attending Sarajevo Film Festival 14-17 August 2017, representing Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival and my feature film PAUSE. Do not hesitate to contact me for a meeting.

  • Check out the official website for PAUSE

    The official website of my debut feature film PAUSE is live. Check it out! The film is now in post-production and expected to be released in 2018.

  • PAUSE in Karlovy Vary IFF Works in Progress

    I am happy to announce that PAUSE has been selected to participate in the Works in Progress of the 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival taking place June 30-  July 8 2017. I will be attending the festival where I will present PAUSE including a teaser and a scene from the film. Following a panel discussion, the festival arranges […]

  • Attending Cannes Film Festival

    I will be attending Cannes Film Festival representing my feature film PAUSE 23-28 May 2017. Don’t hesitate to email me for a meeting.

  • It’s a wrap for PAUSE!

    Tired from the last month of shooting PAUSE, but very happy that the shoot wrapped successfully. Best cast and best crew anyone could hope for!  

  • Off to shoot PAUSE

     So happy! What better way to spend Valentine’s Day??? Today is the 1st day of shooting PAUSE!

  • Menopause Vs Pause

    With all funding in place and a new title, PAUSE, we are now in the midst of pre-production, loads of hours, meetings, shot lists… Happy times!      

  • Jury duty

    So happy that I was part of the jury of the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus (15-21 October 2016). The International Short Film Festival of Cyprus is the official competition festival for short films in Cyprus. The Festival was set up by the Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education and Culture and Rialto […]

  • Elected in the Board of the Directors Guild of Cyprus

    Proud to have been elected in the Board of Directors of the Directors Guild of Cyprus. The elections took place on 19th February 2016. Alexia Roider 24 votes Tonia Mishiali 21 votes Daina Papadaki 20 votes Kimonas Mylonas 16 votes Athena Xenidou 12 votes Kyros Papavassiliou 10 votes Neilos Iakovou 10 votes Andreas Kyriakou 7 […]

  • My… Menopause!!!

    My directorial feature film debut MENOPAUSE is developing well after receiving 70% funding from the Film Fund in Cyprus, some development funds from SEE Cinema Network and a possible co-production with Greece through Authorwave Post-Production Company. I am glad to have A.B. Seahorse Film Productions ltd and Producers Andros Achilleos and Stelana Kliris on board […]