Three broke buddies have fun on their usual stroll at the outskirts of a small town. As they tease each other about girls, money and authority they find an abandoned helpless dog. They have some fun with it. In a split second, things get out of hand. The three boys turn against each other.
Mad Dogs is a film about power and inaction in a single 12 minute shot in rural Greece. How does a leader of a pack maintain his authority when he makes a mistake ?
original version, english subtitles.
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*no animals were harmed during the making of this film*
FESTIVALS SELECTIONS, SCREENINGS, AWARDS :
> Cyprus International Short Film Festival
- awarded for Best Cinematography and Second Prize for Best Short Film in National Competition
> One Take Film Festival, Zagreb, Croatia
> Tirana International Film Festival, Albania
> The Short Film Day, Nicosia, Cyprus
> Drama International Short Film Festival, Drama, Greece
- Honorable Mention for the choreography of the single shot
> Athens International Film Festival, Greece
> World of Film International Festival Glasgow, UK
- Best Short Film (Focus on Balkan Cinema section)
> Cyprus Short Film Day, London, UK
> Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Greece
> Syn Festival, Edinburgh, UK