The Liaison (2017)
Short Film, Athens and Thermopylae GR
The Liaison is a modern tale about a mythical love.
Kore (Persephone) is the wife of Hades, God of the Underworld.
After being abducted by him, Zeus and her mother, Demetra, agreed Kore could live on Εarth for six months each year, while spending the rest of the time on Hades' side in the Underworld.
Every winter, Hades sends someone, a liaison, to summon Kore back.
This time, a game of trust and lust is built between her and the liaison against the backdrop of the ruins of modern Athens.
Their eerie journey leads to a lake that stands as the entrance to the Underworld.
Directed by Panos Kostouros