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Stavros Pamballis

Profession: Writer
Country: Cyprus
A fellow of the Sundance Mediterranean Writers' lab and an alumnus of the Berlin Film Festival Talent Campus and the Binger Film Lab in Amsterdam, Stavros Pamballis has been working as a professional screenwriter since 2009. He has written four produced features, including the multi-award winning ‘Shirley Adams’, co-written with director Oliver Hermanus; an official selection at festivals across the world, including Locarno, Toronto, London, and Dubai. ‘Siege on Liperti Street’, his debut as a writer-director had its national premiere at the 2019 Thessaloniki International Film Festival where it won 5 awards including the FIPRESCI (International Federation of Film Critics) Award and the Audience award.
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