Pause (Pafsi) + Conversation with Celia D. Costas
Location: Redstone Theater
Dir. Tonia Mishiali. 2019. 96 mins. DCP. In Greek with English subtitles. With Stella Fyrogeni, Andreas Vasileiou, Popi Avraam, Andrey Pilipenko. A middle-aged woman trapped in a loveless marriage begins to fantasize about taking revenge on her boorish husband – until the line between fantasy and reality begins to blur. Filmed in Cyprus, Pause was written, directed and produced by women, and is presented in honor of Women’s History Month and in association New York Women in Film & Television. View trailer.
Following the screening:
A Conversation with Greek-American Hollywood producer Celia Costas
Celia Costas is the winner of two Primetime Emmy Awards, for Angels in America and Warm Springs. Her more than 40 Hollywood credits include producing The Girl on the Train, August: Osage County, and The Intern, starring Robert DeNiro and Anne Hathaway. Her current project is tick, tick…BOOM!, directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda, on which she is the executive producer.