Troy Blue / True blue

Direction: Haris Raftogiannis / Haris Raftogiannis
Script: Haris Raftogiannis / Haris Raftogiannis
Director of Photography: Pantelis Matzanas, Haris Raftogiannis / Pantelis Matzanas, Haris Raftogiannis
Editing/Edit: Haris Raftogiannis / Haris Raftogiannis
Music/Music: The Velvoids
Producer/Production: Haris Raftogiannis, Fenia Kosovitsa / Haris Raftogiannis, Fenia Kosovitsa
Country of Production/Country: Greece / Greece
Duration: 30'
Year of Production/Year: 2016
Language/Language: Greek / English
Subtitles/Subtitle: English / English


In a country that is collapsing, an elderly couple, Stamatis and "Pitsirika", enjoy life in Ikaria, on the island where "people forget to die". However, the death of a neighbor reminds them that the end is near.

In a falling apart country, a mature couple, Stamatis and "Pitsirika", enjoys life in Ikaria, the island where "people forget to die." However, the death of a neighbor reminds them that the end is near.

Director's/Biography Biography:

Haris Raftogiannis first studied Sociology and later Film History (MA) at the University of Crete. The short films of Trou Blue

(2016), In The Butcher's Pagos (2007), The Long Hall

(2006), were awarded in Greece and screened in major festivals abroad (Angers, Montpellier, Nice, etc.). He has also directed episodes for the series/documentaries Ecological Diaries (ET1), Vice Specials (ANT1), The New Envelopes (Sky TV).

Haris Raftogiannis studied Sociology and History of Cinema (MA). Works as a director and producer on his ​fiction films and documentaries. His films were selected at numerous international film festivals and awarded in Greece.