Set in 17th century Greece, a young nun and a Janissary warrior fall in love. But the nun, Anthi, is tormented by a dark secret: she is, in fact, a boy… A modern fairytale with a cross gender love story that transcends time, religion and sexual identity
Born in Athens, Vardis Marinakis studied at London's National Film School, under the supervision of Steven Friars. He has directed international award-winning short films like "Defteri Fysi - Second Nature" and "Summer Love" as well as numerous television commercials. With "Black Field" he brings out his feature film debut.