The First Setting Sun of Summer

The First Setting Sun of Summer

Best Short Fiction Asteris Tziolas Greece, Fiction, 22'20''

In the heart of summer, a young boy takes a moment to stare, for the first time in his life, into the light of the setting sun.

The First Setting Sun of Summer
Film block: FICTION / IT’S SO HOT!
Palace of Culture Pernik, Hall 1
  • Language
  • Country Greece
  • Genre Fiction
  • Cinematographer Sotiris Tzatzakis
  • Scriptwriter Asteris Tziolas
  • Producer Sofia Dimopoulou, Fragiskos Xydianos, Manos Tzivakis
  • Music Constantine Skourlis
  • Editor Asteris Tziolas
  • Cast Pavlos Ermis Fragos, Konstantina Eleni Bahari, Zogia Sevastianou
  • Year of creation 2023
  • Duration 22'20''
Asteris Tziolas
Director Asteris Tziolas

Asteris Tziolas was born in 1994 in Athens and grew up in Volos. After a few years in Medical School, he decided to withdraw from his studies in order to enter the world of cinema and focus on film directing. In 2020, he graduated from the Hellenic Cinema and Television School Stavrakos (Member of CILECT) . His thesis film “When Night Lost” premiered at the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival. The following year he was selected at the 16th edition of Talents Sarajevo (Director’s Summit). «The First Setting Sun of Summer» was awarded at the 46th Drama International Short Film Festival with the Special Jury Award and the Award from the Greek Society of Cinematographers.

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