Elina Psykou - Grèce - Bulgarie - France
Athens, 2004 summer Olympic Games. 11-year-old Misha arrives from Russia to live with his mother, Sofia. What he doesn't know is that there is a father waiting for him there. While Greece is living the Olympic dream, Misha will get violently catapulted into the adult world, riding on the dark side of his favorite fairy tales.
Genre: Feature film
Duration: 111 minutes
Production year: 2017
Country: Grèce - Bulgarie - France
Casting: Victor Khomut - Valery Tscheplanowa - Thanassis Papageorgiou Artemios Havalits - Areti Seintarid
Script: Elina Psykou
DOP: Dionysis Efthimiopoulos
Editing: Nelly Ollivault
Director: Elina Psykou
Production company: Heretic
«Son of Sofia» is Elina Psykou’s second feature film. Her debut, «The Eternal Return of Antonis Paraskevas» premiered at the Berlin Film Festival in 2013, and later that same year, Psykou was named one of the 10 European directors to watch by “Variety”.