PAUSE (2018) | 96 min. | Cyprus/Greece | drama

A middle-aged woman, suffocating in a loveless marriage with a man who shows no interest in her desires and needs, finds refuge in a fantasy world of vindictive violence. Soon, reality and fantasy start to blur.


Directed by Tonia Mishiali.

Written by Tonia Mishiali

Funded by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus, the Greek Film Centre and SEE Cinema Network.

Production company A.B. Seahorse Film Productions (Cyprus)

Co-production company Soul Productions (Greece).

Produced by Andros Achilleos, Stelana Kliris and Tonia Mishiali.

Co-produced by Ioanna Soultani.

Co-writer Anna Fotiadou

The project has been selected to take part in the following co-production markets:

Mannheim Meeting Place 19-22 October 2015 (Mannheim Film Festival, Germany), and

Connecting Cottbus 5-6 November 2015 (Cottbus International Film Festival, Germany)

The project has also been selected for the Karlovy Vary Works-In-Progress 2017.

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