Wicked and Wild / UK premiere

Runaway Day

  • Dimitris Bavellas /
  • Greece /
  • 2013 /
  • 86 mins

Maria Skoula, Makis Papadimitriou, Erricos Litsis, Constantinos Staridas, Eva Vogli, Yvonni Maltezou, Christos Stergioglou / Fiction / Greek

The perfect antidote to economic crisis: inventive escapism and a unique homage to sci-fi B-movies.

A strange epidemic strikes crisis-torn Greece: hordes of Athenians are fleeing the city for no definite reason. As the epidemic spreads, Athens becomes a literal ghost town. Shot in black and white 16mm, blending a B-movie sensibility with surf rock and balancing the personal with the political, this unconventional debut celebrates with anarchic spirit a glorious exodus towards both personal and cinematic freedom. [15]

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