For Electra’s Love (2016)

For Electra’s Love is the awarded debut short film of Ioannis Makro.

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The Story

A charming actress, Electra, has the opportunity to play the challenging role of her tragical and psychologically complexed namesake. To succeed, she must overcome the deepest secrets of her own self and past.

The film approaches the myth of Electra and the Sophoclean tragedy, in a modern psychoanalytical story with strong neo-noir elements

Awards & Festivals

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“For Electra’s Love” has won 2 awards, received 9 award nominations and been on 9 international film festivals in 6 countries (USA, France, Greece, Ukraine, India, Philippines).

Awards:

Audience Award for Best Film to Ioannis Makro in Piraeus Film Festival (Greece 2017).

Best Supporting Actor to Takis Papammatheou in The New Classic Cinema Festival (USA 2016).

Nominations:

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Best Long Short Film to Ioannis Makro in The New Classic Cinema Festival (USA 2016).

Best Innovative Film to Ioannis Makro in The New Classic Cinema Festival (USA 2016).

Best Original Screenplay to Ioannis Makro in Int. Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema, Nice (France 2017).

Best Cinematography to Chris Baltas in International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema, Nice (France 2017).

Best Directorial Debut to Ioannis Makro in The New Classic Cinema Festival (USA 2016).

Best Leading Actor to Ioannis Makro in The New Classic Cinema Festival (USA 2016).

Best Leading Actress to Efi Kiouki in iChill Film Festival (Philippines 2016).

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The Cast & Crew

“For Electra’s Love” is directed and written by Ioannis Makro. The original score is composed by Marios Strofalis.

Efi Kiouki stars in the role of “Electra”. Takis Papamattheou and Ioannis Makro co-star.

Chris Baltas is the cinematographer and co-editor of the film and Antonis Tolakis is the assistant director.

For full cast & crew details you can visit “For Electra’s Love” imdb page.

 

Gallery & Trailer