Ontario Premiere | Greece | 14 min

Director: Myrsini Aristidou

Writer: Myrsini Aristidou

Stars: Audrey Giacomini, Chryssa Platsatoura, Takis Spiridakis

Country/Language:  Greece/Greek

Notable Festivals: Sundance Film Festival, Venice Film Festival, Aspen Shortsfest, Athens International Film Festival

Synopsis: 17-year-old Aria’s father promises to take her on her first driving lesson after work. When he leaves an illegal immigrant in her care and decides to go gambling with his friends instead, Aria steals the car and decides to go on a joyride. What could go wrong?

Myrsini Aristidou

Myrsini Aristidou

Born and raised in Limassol, Cyprus, Myrsini Aristidou is an award-winning filmmaker based in New York, Paris and Cyprus. She graduated with an MFA in Film Directing from NYU Tisch School of the Arts in 2017, and holds a BFA in Film and History of Art from Pratt Institute in New York.


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