Death of the Father

Vasileios Douskos - Greece - 18 MINS

World Premiere
Short Film     Drama

Charis is a 45 year old unsuccessful alcoholic writer. After his father's death, the only thing left from a father and son relationship is an inherited house. Charis decides to visit the residence as a final farewell to his father, in order to reconcile with the past. The house displays remnants of his father's life, while his personal belongings arouse repressed memories to Charis. Neighbors approach Charis, reminding him of his abusive father. With alcohol as his "only friend" Charis struggles to reconcile with his burdening past and a rejection that stigmatized him.