OLD WEST

by Despina Kourti

 

Argyris is an elderly man in the first stage of dementia. When his symptoms worsen, he decides with his daughter, Sophie, to enter a nursing home. The last days of his freedom, Argyris wanders around the city, meeting old friends while having a secret plan. He wants to get a revolver.

Cast
Yorgos Kedros, Youla Boudali, Thanassis Nakos, Dimitra Vlagopoulou

National Premieres
Drama ISFF, Athens IFF 2021

Short film, 18′, DCP, Greece 2021

Direction
Despina Kourti

Script
Vangelis Serfas

Director of photography
Yorgos Valsamis

Editor
Vangelis Serfas

Art director
Maria Eva Mavridou

Make-up
Katerina Michaloutsou

Music
Alexandros Toufexis

Producer
Maria Drandaki

Produced by
Homemade Films, ERT

With the support of 
Greek Film Centre