After 33 shooting days in several locations is Athens, the director and crew farewelled the fictional world of the”Tailor”.
The “Tailor” is a personal feature film depicting the financial crisis of Greece. It is the story of a great tailor, Nikos, who lives and works for the family tailor shop: a dead business really, ghost of a long forgotten aristocracy of the ‘60’s, that his father built. Although no clients ever shows up, Nikos continues to sew away, trapped in a haunted past, until the day his father falls ill and the bank threatens with the confiscation of the shop, the only world that is left standing for him.
Αs in all fictional tales, the light comes after the greatest darkness. Nikos, amidst the absolute collapse of his universe, throws himself into the fight, with all the might of his soul. He is reborn from his ashes and is declared the big winner.
The film is a co-production of Greece, Belgium and Germany.
Director: Sonia Liza Kenterman / Producer: Ioanna Bolomyti /Script: Sonia Liza Kenterman, Tracy Sunderland / Co-producers: Tanja Georgieva, Melanie Andernach, Isabelle Truc / Executive Producer: Panos Papahadzis / Photography: Giorgos Michelis / Editing: Dimitris Peponis / Production Design: Penelope Valti, Dafni Koutra / Wardrobe: Julie Lebrun / Sound: Dinos Kittou, / Line Producing: Giannis Karantanis / Make up: Claudia Goetz / With: Dimitris Imellos, Tamilla Koulieva, Thanassis Papageorgiou, Stathis Stamoulakatos, Dafni Michopoulou, Productions: Argonauts Productions SA / In co-production with: Elemag Pictures, Made in Germany, IOTA Production, ΕΡΤ ΑE / With the support of: Eurimages, Greek Film Center, MDM, Film- Und Medienstiftung NRW, Federation Wallonie-Bruxelles, MEDIA Creative Europe / World Sales: Pluto (DE)