Archive Cinema City 2013.

The Man Who Fed His Shadow

O Anthropos Pou Taize Ton Iskio Tou

Genre: Short fiction
Country: Greece
Year: 2012
Duration: 18 min

Director: Mario Garefo
Scenario: Mario Garefo (based on a short story by Leonidas Barletta)

Cast: Christina Daskali, Dimitris Imellos, Maria Kitsou, Michalis Giannatos

Programme selection: Cinema City Shorts


A man intrudes on rich people's dinners claiming that he can collect the food from their table and feed his shadow which, curiously enough, is a female figure.


Mario is a director, screenwriter and writer. He studied film in Rome and Athens. The Man Who Fed His Shadow is his third short film; it has participated in about 20 international festivals.


Filoxenia (short, 2004) • Difficult Love (short, 2007) • O anthropos pou taize ton iskio tou (short, 2012)