Independent Short Film
Athens, Greece | 2019

Client: Sponsored by the Greek Film Center
Team: Ermina Apostolaki | Production & Costume Design Lead
Role: Production & Costume Designer
The story unfolds in a retro car-repair station, where the Mechanic develops a platonic love affair with a car.

One night the mysterious engineer disappears unexpectedly...

The Mechanic is a commentary on the relationship of the modern Man with the Machine/ Technology.

Utilizing all the mediums of spatial storytelling the team was able to transform an outdated garage to a mysterious time portal.
Location scouting & drawings, Moodboards, Car Selection, Costume Fitting, Production & Prop Design, On-set support

Director/ Screenwriter: Dimitris Kotselis
Cinematographer: Claudio Bolivar

Project Status
Filmed in April 2018

The Process

Photography: Tina Columbus

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