KEPLER

GEORGE DRIVAS, 2014

KEPLER_cover

Artist
George Drivas

Title
Kepler

Date
2014

Medium
Single Channel HD Video Color, Surround Sound, Dur. 14’20”

Dimensions
Dimensions variable

Credit line
Courtesy Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative

Rights and Reproductions Information
© George Drivas – Polyeco S.A.

Object label
Kepler, is a newly discovered planet. According to scientists, it’s soil, atmosphere and size is similar to earth’s, which makes it potentially habitable. Kepler, is a retrofuturistic fairy tale, a commentary on today’s politics of development or just a big disillusionment for all of us.


  • KEPLER, by George Drivas, 2014. Courtesy Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative
  • KEPLER, by George Drivas, 2014. Courtesy Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative
  • KEPLER, by George Drivas, 2014. Courtesy Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative

CREDITS

Director
George Drivas

Script writer
George Drivas

DoP
Claudio Bolivar G.S.C.

Editing
Christos Gakis

Staring
Nika Tavadze
Nino Koridze
Gia Burjanadze

Costumes
Polina Rudchik

Sound Design
George Ramantanis,
DNA Lab

Production
Produced in the framework of PCAI

Executive Producer
Athanasios Polychronopoulos,
Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative

PRESS & AWARDS

Premiered at Greek Cinematheque, Athens International Film Festival, 2014

Presented at Cairo Video Festival, Medrar for Contemporary Art, Cairo, Egypt 2015/ Alternative Film – Video Festival, Academic Film Center, Belgrade, Serbia, 2015/ Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival, Malaysia International Competition, 2015/ Festival du nouveau cinéma, Montreal, Canada International Competition, 2015/ “Kino der Kunst”, Festival and Group Show,Munich, Germany International Competition 2015/ “ECU”, European Independent Film Festival, Paris, France International Competition – Experimental Film Section, 2015/ Glasgow Short Film Festival International Competition Center for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, UK, 2015