Casus Belli

by Yorgos Zois


All kinds of people are waiting in seven different queues. The first person of each queue becomes the last of the next one, thus creating an enormous human line. But at the end of the line, it all begins backwards again…

146 actors, among them
Marisha Triantafyllidou, Tzeni Theona, Iris Ponkena, Hlias Goyiannos, Alekos Vassilatos, Antonis Tsiotsiopoulos, Lampros Filippou, Yorgos Biniaris

World premiere
Venice IFF 2010 – Orizzonti

Festivals / Awards
Drama ISFF (6 Awards including Best Short Film), Amiens IFF 2010, Gijon IFF 2010, Rotterdam IFF 2011, Clermont Ferrand ISFF 2011, Gulf ISFF 2011 (Best International Short Film), Leiden International Short Film Experience 2011 (Best Short Film Award), Short Shorts 2011, Palm Springs ShortFest 2011, LA Shortfest 2011, Guanajuato IFF 2011 – SIGNIS jury Special Mention, Melbourne IFF 2011.
Best Short Film Award by the Hellenic Film Academy.

Short Film, 11′,¬†35mm, Color, Dolby Digital,¬†Greece 2010.

Yorgos Zois

Yiannis Kanakis

Ioannis Chalkiadakis

Set design
Pinelopi Valti

Costume design
Kika Karabela

Aris Athanassopoulos

Sound design

Special effects
Yorgos Kakavelakis / Nikos Moutselos

Make up
Alexandra Myta

Executive producer
Constantinos Moriatis

Maria Drandaki

Pan Entertainment, ERT SA, SquaredSquare, 2:35, Homemade Films