Blind Sun

Directed By : Joyce A. Nashawati

France & Greece / 2015 / 88 min

Technical Details :

Cast :

Ziad Bakri, Yannis Stankoglou, Mimi Denissi, Louis do De Lencquesaing, Laurène Brun, Gwendoline Hamon, Yorgos Gallos, Thodoris Kandiliotis, Andreas Marianos, Sarah Krebs

Produced By :

Good Lap Production, TBC & Blonde SA In Coproduction With MPM Film & EFA Group

Music By :

Cedric ‘Pilooski’ Marszewski and Pierrot Casanova

Language :

English, French, Greek

Festivals & Awards :

Festivals :

-Sitges IFF (Official Selection)
-Thessaloniki IFF (Fipresci Award)
-Toronto IFF (Official Selection)
-Dubai IFF (Official Selection)
-Trieste Science+Fiction (In Competition)
-Neuchatel IFF (Official Selection)
-Haifa IFF (Official Selection)
-Transilvania IFF (Official Selection)
-Paris IFFF (In Competition)
-Fantasporto IFF (In Competition)
-Brussels European IFF (In Competition)
-Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival (Official Selection)
-Eurasia IFF (Official Selection)
-Suspense IFF (Official Selection)
-Ars Independent FF (Official Selection)
-Greek Film Festival Australia (Official Selection)
-New York Greek Film Festival (Official Selection)
-Carthage Film Festival (Official Selection)

Awards :

FIPRESCI Prize @ Thessaloniki IFF
Best Actor @ Fantasporto
Best Photography @ Brussels European FF

Watch the Trailer :

Synopsis :

Greece. Sometime in the near future. A seaside resort struck by a heavy heat wave. Water is rare and violence is mounting. Ashraf, a solitary immigrant, is looking after a villa while its owners are away. On a dusty road crushed by the sun, he is stopped by a police officer for an identity check…

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