Unattended Item

A Film by Filippos Vokotopoulos

Synopsis

Andy is in debt and mourning. Pressure goes up when a loan shark wants in to his vintage shop. The moment he decides to take vigilante action, things get ridiculously out of hand.

Director

  • Picture of Filippos Vokotopoulos © Carmen Zografou

    Filippos Vokotopoulos

    Filippos Vokotopoulos was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. He earned a BA in Archaeology and started out as an actor before shifting into filmmaking. This led him to the London Film School, where he graduated with an emphasis in Direction and Production.
    Filippos currently splits his time between Athens and London. His second short film, Unattended Item, is his graduation project for the London Film School.

Awards + Festivals

  • 39th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN DRAMA (Official Selection, Drama, Greece)September 22, 2016
  • 31st BREST EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Selective Film Market, France)November 8, 2016
  • 22nd CAMINHOS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Leiria, Portugal)November 20, 2016
  • *BRONZE REMI AWARD*
    50th WORLDFEST-HOUSTON (No Screening, Houston, Texas, USA)April 21, 2017
  • 3rd SUNDERLAND SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)May 4, 2017
  • 6th CARMARTHEN BAY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wales)May 8, 2017
  • 12th HOBOKEN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Greenwood Lake, NY, USA)May 19, 2017
  • *BEST VETERAN’S DIRECTOR AWARD IN A SHORT FILM*
    CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL "GOLDEN APHRODITE" PAPHOS (Official Selection, Cyprus)June 14, 2017
  • 23rd PALM SPRINGS INT'L SHORTFEST AND FILM MARKET (Film Market, Palm Springs, CA, USA)June 20, 2017
  • 2nd BURGAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)July 22, 2017
  • 23rd SAFILM- SAN ANTONIO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, San Antonio, Texas, USA)July 31, 2017
  • 35th LONG ISLAND FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)August 1, 2017
  • *HONORABLE MENTION*
    2nd NEW RENAISSANCE FILM FESTIVAL (NRFF) (Official Selection, London, UK)August 17, 2017
  • GREEK FILM FEST CHICAGO 2017 (Official Selection, Illinois, USA)September 28, 2017
  • 6th TUZLA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina)October 18, 2017
  • 22nd POLAR FESTIVAL DE COGNAC (Official Selection, France)October 20, 2017
  • 32nd ANNUAL FORT LAUDERDALE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)October 27, 2017
  • 17th KANSAS INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kansas, USA)November 3, 2017
  • 26th EUROSHORTS YOUNG FILMMAKERS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Warsaw, Poland)November 27, 2017
  • 3th BAHIA INDEPENDENT CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil)December 8, 2017
  • 4th AUSTIN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Austin, USA)December 13, 2017
  • 5th NOIDA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Noida, India)January 28, 2018
  • FOUR SEASONS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)February 3, 2018
  • ARTFOOLS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Larissa, Greece)February 4, 2018
  • 4th FECIME - FESTIVAL CINEMATOGRÁFICO DE MÉRIDA (Official Selection, Mérida, Yucatán, México)February 8, 2018
  • 7th ATHENS INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Greece)March 29, 2018
  • 10th FASTNET FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Schull, West Cork, Ireland)May 23, 2018
  • 1st SOUTH AFRICAN INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cape Town, South Africa)May 24, 2018
  • 2nd KEW GARDENS FESTIVAL OF CINEMA (Official Selection, Kew Gardens, NY, USA)August 3, 2018

Trailer

https://vimeo.com/126241685

Crew

Screenplay
Filippos Vokotopoulos
Producer
Carmen Zografou, Filippos Vokotopoulos
Director
Filippos Vokotopoulos
Director of Photography
Anaïs Lorié
Art Direction
Pablo Angel Lugo
Costume Design
Beata Golaszewska
Sound
Aliénor Duplessis
Editor
Spyros Lambropoulos
Music
“Girls Just Want to Have Fun”. Performed by Cyndi Lauper. Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Written by Robert Hazard. Published by Sony ATV Music. Used by Permission. All Rights Reserved.

Details

Running Time
13 mins
Shooting Format
RedRaw 5K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD), ProRes
Aspect Ratio
1,85:1 Flat
Sound
5.1 Surround

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

The London Film School
24 Shelton Street,
London WC2H 9UB, UK

info@lfs.org.uk
http://lfs.org.uk/

DIRECTOR

Filippos Vokotopoulos

www.unattendeditemshort.com