Piso Porta (2000)





Festróia - Tróia International Film Festival
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2001 Nominated Golden Dolphin Yorgos Tsemperopoulos
Thessaloniki Film Festival
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2000 Won Greek Competition Award Best Supporting Actor
Ieroklis Michaelidis

       Yorgos Tsemberopoulos directs this politically themed coming-of-age story about an Athens youth who struggles with the death of his father, the tumultuous political situation of 1960s Greece, and his own burgeoning sexuality. This film was screened at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

        In 1966, after the death of his developer father, an Athens teenager enjoys hanging out with his friends and visiting a local prostitute, unaware his life is about to take a turn for the worse with the rise of a new military dicatorship in Greece.