Greek Director to Premiere Film at Locarno International Film Festival

Locarno-Chevalier-720x340Greek director Athina Tsangari will screen her new feature film “Chevalier” for the first time at the 68th Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland on August 12, 2015.

“Chevalier” is among the 17 films in competition.

The film was shot in Greece and depicts 5 men who are on their return journey from a winter boat trip in the Greek sea. Chevalier is a game that the five men play on the yacht, after its engines fail to start.

The film was written by Tsangari and Efthymis Filippou. The cast includes Giorgos Kentros, Panos Koronis, Vangelis Mourikis, Makis Papadimitriou,Girogros Pirpasopoulos and Sakis Rouvas.