Cast - "Red Sky"
Cordoba - Pihla Viitala
Born in Helsinki in 1982, Pihla Viitala began her acting studies at the prestigious Theatre Academy Helsinki in 2004, and since then, she has appeared in a wide range of theatre, TV and film productions.
Her first feature film was the acclaimed GANES (JP Siili, 2007), the story of the Finnish rock band, The Hurriganes. She followed this up with a leading role in the award-winning, TEARS OF APRIL (Aku Louhimies, 2008) and in 2009, HELLSINKI (Aleksi Mäkelä) and her first English language film, REYKJAVIK WHALE WATCHING MASSACRE (Julius Kemp).
Her most recent role is in the Aki Kaurismäki production, BAD FAMILY (Äleksi Salmenperä, 2010), which has its International premier in the Panorama section of the 2010 Berlin International Film Festival. Gifted in music, and multi-lingual, Pihla recently wrote and directed her first short film.
Jury's comment: "Her presence on the screen is a wonderful mixture of classic beauty and unconventional emotional power. With subtle grace, she exhibits a strong dramatic presence of both elegance and unpredictability."
Aris - Orpheas Avgoustidis
Orpheas Avgoustidis, son of actors Mary Tzobanaki and Dinos Avgoustidis. Debuted in 2005 in the film "Loafing and Camouflage: Sirens in the Aegean Sea” directed by Nikos Perrakis.
Followed by the television series "Loafing and Camouflage” which was screened by NET season 2006/2007 and in which he starred as the soldier Yannis Papadopoulos. He has participated in the police television series for Alpha “10i Entoli” in the episode" Virtual Reality " where she starred alongside Danae Skiadi.
For the 2007/2008 season he starred in the romantic series for Alpha "I got red glasses” in which he portrayed the young teacher - Dimitri, who has a relationship with a woman 12 years older than him - Marianna (Evelina Papoulias) He performed in the Theater Diana, for a second season, the show "Night radio murder" with Helen Rantou and Basil Charalamopoulos.
For the 2008/2009 season he did a quadruple appearance in the following movies: starred with Akis Sakellariou and Faye Xila in the comic strip by Yiannis Xanthopoulos “All right"; appeared as a guest star in the remake of the 1959 classic Greek film "Ilias the 16th" directed by Nikos Zapatinas, starring Petros Filippidis. He co-starred with Basil Haralambopoulos in the movie "Bank Bang"directed by Argyris Papadimitropoulos, and "Dying for you" with Helen Rantou. In the same year he also starred in the theater show "The vrochopoios" directed by Helen Rantou at Theatre Diana and appeared in the juvenile series of Mega Channel "Agria Paidia” and the comic series "Seven deadly-mother-in-laws."
Finally, in season 2010 - 2011 he is performing one of major roles in the up coming television series “To Nisi” (based on book of Victoria Hislop "The Island")
Stelios - Apostolos Totsikas
Born in Athens 1983. Son of actor John Totsikas. Ηe studied at the conservatory National Theater from which he graduated in 2003.
In 2004 he played in the movie “Nyfes” directed by Pantelis Voulgaris, where he portrayed Nicholas. As for television that year, he played in the episode “ Mount of Cronos”of the TV series “10th Order,” in the satirical show of Lakis Lazopoulos “10 Small Mitsoi” and in “Children of Niobe”.
His theatrical appearances of that season were: in the chorus “Hippolytus” of Euripides at Epidaurus as well as in the “Sound of the gun.”
Ιn 2005 acted as a lead in “The Guardian’s Son” by Dimitris Koutsiampasakos and “Loafing and Camouflage “Sirens in the Aegean”. His work in television continued in series “10i Entoli” for Alpha in the episode “En Route.” As for his theatrical appearance of the season he starred in Antonis Kafetzopoulos’ version of “American Buffalo” Finally he particiapated in the short film by Dimitri Gerardis “The Flight. “
For 2007 season he appeared on TV with a leading role which made him widely known, that of Aris, in the social television series of AlexandrosPantazoudis “With You.”’
He was honored, in the 2006-2007 season, with the theatrical role of Orestes in “Electra” by Peter Stein. “Electra” toured America and other countries and assisted him to a very good opening for an international career.
In the comical television series "Beautiful Creatures" he appeared as a guest star in the role of a young delivery boy, and appeared in many in other television series with a leading part.
2010 in theatrical play "59 Cups" by Ali Taylor, director Nick Kamtsis, interpretation of A. Totsikas (role of main character Kevin) won excellent reviews and critics.
Angeliki - Efstathia Tsapareli
Graduate Drama School of the National Theater of Northern Greece
ANTIGONE (Antigone) - National Theater of Northern Greece
ROLOIng (Medea) - Aktis Aeliou Theater (Dance Theater)
MISTIFY - National Theater of Northern Greece (Dance Theater)
O Diaheiristis (The Building Manager) - Writer/Director Periklis Hoursoglou
Athina - Angeliki Lemoni
Graduate on National Theater of Northern Greece. Collaborated with: M. Volonakis, J. Kampanellis, N. Armao, A. Voutsina C. Armeni, C. Chouvardas, K. Kazakos, C. Sachini etc.
Filmography - Angeliki Lemoni:
1.The dust falls ... (2004)
2.Think it over (2003))
3.All are road (1997) [ Ellen]
Vaso- Laertis Vasiliou
Laertis Vasilious is an actor, director and writer. He studied at the Academy of Arts in Tirana and graduated from the Drama School at the National Theater in Athens. Candidate for the award Dimitris Horn. He directed the work of S. Mrozek "Emigres" (1st Prize for Best Director in the Balkan Festival 2005). He wrote and directed the film "One in Ten" (Award for New Artist at Mess Sarajevo Festival 2008). He is currently performing for the National Theater "Persians" of Aeschylus.
2007 - O Gios tou Charlie - Aghim - English title: Charlie's Son
2004 - Omiros - Albanian Officer - English title: Hostage
2002 - Oi theatrines- Fotios - English title: Playing Parts
2000 - Alexandria - English title: Alexandria
2000 - Ki avrio mera einai - English title: Tomorrow Is Another Day
2000 – Flegomeni Stella - English title: Burning Stella
2000 – To Kalokairi tis Annas - English title: The Summer of Anna
2000 - Afti I nyhta menei - English title: Edge of Night
Sali - Αltin Huta
Born in Tirana in 1972.
Graduated from the Albanian National Academy of Dance, Tirana (1991), and the Greek State School of Dance, Athens (1998).
He has appeared in productions staged by the Greek National Opera and the National Theatre of Greece. Among others, he has collaborated with Zouzou Nikoloudi’s “Chorika” dance company, the “Harris Mandafounis Contemporary Dance Company”, the “Airesis” dance company, “x-it Dancetheatre”, and the “Wrong Movement Dance Organisation”.
He worked as an assistant choreographer for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.
He has collaborated with stage director Dimitris Papaioannou on the shows “2” (2006), “MEDEA2” (2008), “NOWHERE” (2009) and “INSIDE” (2011).