The Last Temptation of Chris
A short film about lost love and second chances written and directed by Marcus Markou and starring Ed Stoppard. It was a Vimeo staff pick.
For more information about the film visit: www.thelasttemptationofchris.com
“There’s a warmth and charm about Markou’s debut feature that makes it hard to resist” – Total Film
“The surprise niche hit of the year” – Sight & Sound
“Fresh , funny and poignant” – Radio Times
“Heart, charm and well-crafted characters” – Little White Lies
“Relaxed, sweet and funny… a first feature that makes an impression by not pushing too hard to make an impression” – The Guardian
“Stephen Dillane has probably never had a more appealing showcase” – Hollywood Reporter
For more information about the film visit: www.papadopoulosandsons.com
Papadopoulos & Sons was written and directed by Marcus Markou and starred Stephen Dillane. It screened at festivals including Dinard, Palm Springs and Thessaloniki (where it won the audience award) before being released in Greece in December 2012, the UK in April 2013 and in Germany in June 2013. It was sold to the BBC, ARTE and Netflix and became a surprise indie hit, and a model for successful self-distribution.
Papadopoulos & Sons
Alistair and Samir meet five different times, but it is only when they meet as old men that they can finally put their prejudices aside and become friends. This film champions friendship and compassion over separation and distrust. It was shot in August 2017 and stars Laurence Spellman and Sargon Yelda. It is the second short film from writer/director Marcus Markou.
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