Five adolescents in contemporary Athens cut adrift from family and society embark on a journey of money, sex, love, politics and murder. A ferocious vision of current day youth in the vein of cult movies like THE HATE and KIDS.

SPRING AWAKENING

(KALASHNIKOV)

WITH DAPHNE PATAKIA, BERLIN SHOOTING STAR 2016

 

AN ARMED GANG OF TEENAGERS SPIRALS OUT OF CONTROL DURING A SUMMER FILLED WITH VIOLENCE AND SEX, WREAKING HAVOC IN THE LEISURELY SEASIDE SUBURBS OF ATHENS. KALASHNIKOV IS A MODERN BONNIE AND CLYDE STORY, A MOSAIC OF ADOLESCENT LOVE, FAILED FAMILY LIVES, AND YOUTHFUL NIHILISM SET AGAINS THE BACKDROP OF A DYING CITY REELING UNDER ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COLLAPSE. 

 

Directed by Constantin Giannaris

Written by Constantine Giannaris & Maria Powell

Produced by View Master Films

Starring Konstantinos Elmatzioglou, Dafni Patakia Ioakimidou, Kostas Nikoulis

In Greek, In post-production