Visual Artist

Maria Papacharalambous


2009 "Once... a dress", 35mm 14min
An alchemist, an onion and a head, crossed each other in a dark workshop. The result?  A dress… Apocalypses of what is behind all these layers. It is a dive in the subconscious, searching for what is neither there nor here.


2009 "Once... a dress", 35mm 14min 

screened at:

2009  ‘Fog Films’ cinema Elli, Athens
2009  Moondance international film festival, Boulder, Colorado USA
2009  Festival de Cine de Granada, Spain
2009  Porto 7 Festival Internacional de Curtas, Portugal
2009  San Francisco short film festival, USA
2009  24th Fort Lauverdale international film festival, Florida, USA
2009  26th Kassel Documentary, Film and Video Festival, Germany
2009  International Short Film Festival, Filmini, Bulgaria
2009  Tabor Film Festival, Croatia
2009  Sitges Festival International de Cinema de Catalunya, Spain
2009  Alcine Festival de Cine Alcala de Hevanes
2009  Visiomania 18 Festival Visionaria, Siena, Italy
2009 35th Drama Short Film Festival, Greece


Scenario, direction

Maria Papacharalambous & Achilleas Kentonis


Dress and Heart carrier

Marios Ioannou




Achilleas Kentonis


“Some amount of evil”  Kevin MacLeod

“Epic Unease”  Kevin MacLeod

“Texture for violincello and piano forte” Kevin MacLeod

“Exotic Battle” Kevin MacLeod

“Soundscape 1,2,3,4,5” Achilleas Kentonis

“music box theme” Kevin MacLeod

sound editing

Achilleas Kentonis & Maria Papacharalambous


Maria Papacharalambous & Achilleas Kentonis

Stage and Costume design

Maria Papacharalambous & Achilleas Kentonis


Media Studios

Alexis Demetriou


Maria Papacharalambous & Achilleas Kentonis


Maria Papacharalambous

Neil Atchison

Achilleas Kentonis



George Trakoshis

Sunny D Souza

Donald Justus Gomez

Nefeli Kentoni

Studio, camera, lights and grip

Media Studios



Reshma D Souza


Antonis Kentoni

Special thanks


Media Studios

Nicholas Demetriou

ARTos Foundation

Theatro Lexis

Despina Gatsiou


Stalo Petevi

Dr. Spyros Papacharalambous



Produced by

Multum in Parvo ltd



Maria Papacharalambous

Achilleas Kentonis






This film was made

with the support of the

Cyprus Cinema Advisory Committee