Summer of 2004. Athens is frantically preparing for the Olympic Games, demonstrations against the Iraq war rock the streets and international skepticism about the security of the games is peaking. Niko, a courier, appears to lead a carefree existence amid the mayhem, surrounded by friends, frequenting protests, partying and picking up girls. What his friends do not know however, is that he is also a petty police informer. Driven by greed and his lust for his rivals’ girl, he begins to construct the reality that his handler is seeking. As his machinations spiral out of control, Niko discovers that he has unwittingly opened a Pandora's box of political intrigue. Someone is transforming his fiction into a reality from which he can not escape…
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Alexander Seferiades was born in Athens in 1969. He studied Economics and Politics in London. He works in economic development, taking time off whenever possible for other pursuits. This is his first film.
Shane Bunnag was born in England, 1976, and grew up in Greece. Shane has written for television and directed several shorts and documentaries. This is his first feature length film.