The Tailor – Feature Film
Nikos lives in the attic of the family’s tailor shop. When the bank threatens to repossess the shop and his father falls ill, Nikos takes action: with a wondrously strange tailor shop on wheels, he reinvents himself while bringing style and confidence to the women of Athens.
Sonia is a Greek–German film director and writer. She was awarded a MA in Directing with distinction at the London Film School. She has received a BA in Sociology at Panteion University and studied at the Art’s Theatre School for Drama at Stavrakos Film School in Greece. Her short film Nicoleta won 15 awards in 41 festivals. She was then selected by the Greek Film Centre to write and direct a short film, White Sheet. Tailor is her first feature film. Athens Dresden will be her second feature film which was selected at the MFI.
The ticket includes the screening of the short film “I Can Explain“
A young married couple; Kyle and Katie who move into a small Ontario town where everyone knows everyone’s business, they soon become the topic of discussion, especially after having their first newborn child. One day Kyle finds himself having done a horrible thing that he must now either explain to his wife or find a way to cover up and delay the consequences. Working against the clock and trying to escape the prying eyes of his neighbours he finds himself in the middle of the forest digging a grave. Things get even worse for him when two local women run into him but the nightmare doesn’t end there, the day grows more complicated and confusing when he faces his wife.