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Hector Malot: The Last Day of the Year

Hector Malot: The Last Day of the Year
Director: Jacqueline Lentzou
Original title: Hector Malot: The Last Day of the Year
Scenario: Jacqueline Lentzou
Status: Moldavian Premiere
DoP: Konstantinos Koukoulios
Age restrictions: +16
Country: Greece
Scenography: Laura Anna Lucas,
Production year: 2018
Costumes: Eva Goulakou
Genre: Drama
Sound: Leandros Ntounis, Nikos Linardopoulos
Duration: 23 min.
Editing: Dora Masklavanou
Producer: Fenia Cossovitsa
Distribution (actors): Sofia Kokkali, Nikos Zeginoglou, Katerina Zisoudi, Giannis Papadopoulos, Nikos Panagiotopoulos, Phaedra Tsolina, Promitheas Aleiferopoulos


New Year’s eve dawns in a moon-kissed car, and Sofia has a dream that she tells no-one: while walking on a desert, she gets to know that she is sick. She pretends she does not care. Has she lost her heart?


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About director:


Jacqueline (Athens, 1989) is a writer/director whose work revolves around unconventional family constructs, coming-of-age, intimacy and the dream. She is a London Film School graduate (Distinction, 2013), a Sarajevo (2014) and Berlinale (2015) Talents alumna. Her graduation project, Thirteen Blue, screens in several international film festivals and wins, among others, Best International Short in Athens Film&Video FF getting shortlisted for the Oscar nomination. Her semi-feature’s, FOX, script was selected in Berlinale Short Film Station. The film world premieres in Locarno (2016) winning Best International Short from Cinema&Gioventu Jury. Until now, FOX wins over 16 awards world wide including Best Short from PanHellenic Critics’ Association, as well as the prestigious award in the memory of Ingmar Bergman by Uppssala ISF. HIWA (2017) world premieres in Berlinale and gets listed as one of the best shorts of the year in In 2017 she is invited by Vienna Shorts as Artist in Spotlight where a retrospective of her work is held. Recently, she is invited to represent Greece in Locarno Filmmakers’ Academy, as well as in TIFF Talent Lab.