• English Title Apetaxamin
  • Original Title Απεταξάμην
  • Year: 1980
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Country: Greece
  • Duration: 25'
  • Director / Scriptwriter: Frieda Liappa
  • Cinematography: Nikos Smaragdis
  • Editing: Yorgos Korras
  • Sound: Marinos Athanasopoulos, Thanasis Georgiadis
  • Cast: Maritina Passari, Julietta Carori
  • Production: Frieda Liappa
  • Color: Color
  • Audio: Sound
  • Language: Greek
  • Format: Μη διαθέσιμη πληροφορία
  • Print Source: Kiriakos Aggelakos

A short horror film that explores the limits of reality and imagination through the eyes of a young girl.

Frieda Liappa
She was born in Messina in 1948. She studied literature at the university of Athens and cinema at the London Film School. Before filmmaking, she had published poetry collections and collaborated with various film magazines. After some short films, such as “After Forty Days” (1972), “I Remember You Leaving All the Time” (1977), which was honored with the 2nd prize at the Thessaloniki International Film Festival and was awarded by the Pan-Hellenic Film Critics Association, as well as “Apetaxamin” (1980), she presented her first feature film “Love Wanders in the Night” that won the best newcomer award of the Thessaloniki International Film Festival. She then made the films  “A Quiet Death” (1986) and “The Years Of The Big Heat” (1992). She died on November 28, 1994, just 46 years old.

Watch the film online here.



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