A Blast / by Nathan Stueve


Maria, a caring mother and loving wife in crisis-hit Greece, decides to completely change her life, which perhaps wasn’t as firmly on the rails as she had thought after all. Energetic, sexually and emotionally explosive Greek cinema.

SCREENING: Crowley Theater - Thursday Oct 15 5:00PM


Category: Narrative Feature Year: 2014 Runtime: 83m Country: Greece Language: Greek - English - German Premiere:


Director: Syllas Tzoumerkas Screenwriter: Syllas Tzoumerkas, Youla Boudali Producer: Maria Drandaki, Titus Kreyenberg, Ellen Havenith, Jeroen Beker Editor: Kathrin Dietzel Cinematographer: Pantelis Mantzanas Composer: drog_A_tek Cast: Angeliki Papoulia, Vassilis Doganis, Maria Filini, Themis Bazaka, Giorgos Biniaris, Efthymis Papadimitriou


website: http://ablastfilm.com/

Syllas TzoumerkasSyllas Tzoumerkas was born in 1978 in Thessaloniki. He studied theatre, film-direction and acting in Athens, Utrecht and New York. Ηe directed the ‘dogma’ like b&w short The Devouring Eyes which participated in competition at the Cinéfondation of the 2001 Cannes film festival and won the Jury Prize of the 2001 Karlovy Vary film festival. He has collaborated with various tv-documentary shows on episodes related to contemporary politics, 20th century history and literature. As an actor, he participated in stage and live-cinema performances, feature and short films. His next film project, The Miracle of the Sargasso Sea, is in-development.