30.09. - 09.10.2021

A Blast Germany, Greece, Netherlands 2014 | 83 min | OV | Colour | FF 2014

Syllas Tzoumerkas

Syllas Tzoumerkas (*1978) studied theatre, direction and acting in Athens, Utrecht and New York. After Homeland (2010) A Blast is his second feature film.

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Yesterday, Maria was a caring mother and a loving wife. Now she's in her SUV fleeing at top speed on the motorway, with a fire and a case full of banknotes behind her and a desolate expanse of asphalt in front of her. Maria is at war, against herself, but also her country and her family who have betrayed her dreams. Everything that has gone before should now end with a big bang. A Blast is a filmic explosion from Greece: a woman and a country on the edge of a nervous breakdown.
Original title: A Blast
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Greek
Section: Free Port
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Syllas Tzoumerkas
Screenplay: Youla Boudali, Syllas Tzoumerkas
Cast: Angeliki Papoulia, Basile Doganis, Maria Filini, Makis Papadimitriou, Themis Bazaka, Yorgos Biniaris
Producer: Maria Drandaki, Titus Kreyenberg, Ellen Havenith, Jeroen Beker
Director of Photography: Pantelis Mantzanas
Music: drog_A_tek
Production Design: Elli Papageorgakopoulou
Editor: Kathrin Dietzel
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor: Real Fiction Filme
World Sales: Homemade Films
Production: Homemade Films; unafilm; Bastide Films; Mamoko
Contact: Titus Kreyenberg, unafilm:


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