Short Synopsis: An unemployed actress struggles with the hardships of everyday life.Uncovered in a harsh world. Alone, abused, unemployed. A daily hero. “Don’t give up, that’s it!”
Synopsis: “Uncovered” is an experimental short film that delves deep into the life of a woman living on the fringes of society in a sprawling, indifferent contemporary city. The protagonist, an unemployed and mistreated former actress, embodies the essence of isolation, despair, and defiance.
In the heart of this bustling city, she wanders alone, her life marred by the shadows of her past. She drowns her sorrows in alcohol, seeking solace in a world that has cast her aside. She takes on the role of a woman “clown,” forcing a smile onto her face even in the face of grim circumstances, reflecting the masks we wear to conceal our pain.
As the narrative unfolds, “Uncovered” challenges societal indifference, the plight of the marginalized, and the transformative power of inner strength. It invites viewers to confront their own masks, unearthing the hidden emotions that bind us all.
“Uncovered” is an evocative and thought-provoking cinematic experience that dives into the complexities of the human condition, offering a glimmer of hope amidst the darkness. It is a visual poem that reminds us never to give up, even when the world seems unrelenting and cold.
Actress: Alexandra Karakatsani
Director: Thanos Angelis
Director of Photography / Color Grading: Pantelis Konsolakis
Sound / Sound Mix: George Mylonas
Written by: Roula Karakatsani
Based on the theatrical monologue
of Roula Karakatsani “Akalipti ston Akalipto”
Produced by Alexandra Karakatsani / Thanos Angelis
Production Company: Angelis Films
Project Type: Short Film
Runtime:3 minutes 5 seconds
Country of Origin:Greece /Cyprus
Country of Filming:Greece
Film Color: Color