Behind the Wall

An unconventional documentary about Dimitris Papaioannou, the Greek director, choreographer, performer, visual artist. By following the preparation of his most mysterious and celebrated work, “Still Life”, the film focuses on his vision and philosophy, his working method and routine, and his dedicated collaborators. The portrait draws a parallel between the creative process and the myth of Sisyphus, pointing out that life and work of great artists are symbiotic.

Directed by
Nefeli Sarri
Dimitris Papaioannou