The Coffin


Director: Aris Lechouritis
Writer: Angelos Lechouritis, Aris Lechouritis
Director of Photography: Costas C R Nilsen
Editing: Evi Loi, Aris Lechouritis, Matteo Pizzocaro
Music: Kostantis Papakonstantinou
Production: Aris Lechouritis, Angelos Lechouritis
Country of production: Greece
Duration: 10 min
Production Year: 2022
Language: English
Subtitles: Greek

Cast: Vasilis Giakoumaros, Mashhud Amjad


A teenage refugee hides in the ruins of a trailer and with the help of a wicker basket asks for food from passers-by. The presence of a man who happens to be passing by will play a catalytic role in his life.


Aris Lechouritis

Aris Lechouritis was born in Athens and studied film at the Stavrakos Greek Film and Television School. He has worked as an assistant director in short films. Children and teenagers are the main theme of his works throughout his creative journey. His short film "School Melody" was written for the screenwriting competition held at the Onassis Foundation. The film also reached the Loutraki Film Festival and the International Fish Festival for Children and Young People. Aris Lechouritis participated in the 2nd Olympia "Creative Ideas" Pitching Lab, at the Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Youth, with the short screenplay of "The Hedgehog Who Danced Dubstep".