Patision Avenue

Yanni’s mum is on her way to audition for a role as Shakespeare’s Viola, when she discovers that her son has been left home alone. Through a series of phone calls, she fights to balance the most important roles of her life, whilst walking in the most controversial area of central Athens: Patision Avenue.

Director Bio

Thanasis Neofotistos is a Film Director, Writer & Architect from Athens Greece. Berlinale Talents 2016 alumnus. He initially studied Architecture (M.A/DUTh) and afterwards continued by studying Film Directing (B.A/QMU-AMC) and Acting (AKMI). One of his characteristic assets, Scenography/Art Direction, is an influence from his studies. ”PATISION AVENUE” world premiere was in Venice Film Festival 2018 and after that has already competed in many film festivals winning also: Best World Short 2018 at Hollywood FF 2018 and Best International Short Fiction Film 2018.


  • Directed by:Thanasis Neofotistos
  • Written by:Yorgos Angelopoulos, Thanasis Neofotistos & Pavlos Sifakis
  • Produced by:Ioanna Bolomyti
  • Runtime:13 mins
  • Completion Date:January 31, 2018
  • Country of Origin:Greece
  • Country of Filming:Greece
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:TBD
  • Screening Time / Venue:TBD
  • Links: Facebook Website

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Official Selection 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 26 June, 2020

Official Selection for Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 Online Announced.

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  • 03 June, 2020

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  • 01 June, 2020

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