Boy Eating the Bird’s Food

by Ektoras Lygizos


A 22-year-old boy in Athens has no job, no money, no girlfriend and no food to eat, but he’s got a canary bird and a beautiful singing voice. When he finds himself without a home, he has to seek a shelter for his bird. And when the bird gets trapped inside the shelter, the boy has to find some help. He has to find someone to confess that he has no job, no money, no girlfriend and no food to eat.


2012 – Greece – 80 minutes – Greek – Feature/ Drama

Original title: Το Αγόρι Τρώει το Φαγητό του Πουλιού

Directed by: Ektoras Lygizos
Written by: Ektoras Lygizos
Cinematography: Dimitris Kassimatis
Edited by: Gregory Rentis
Cast: Yannis Papadopoulos, Lila Baklesi, Kleopatra Peraki, Vangelis Kommatas, Charalambos Goyios
Producers: Ektoras Lygizos, Yorgos Karnavas, Elina Psykou, Argyris Papadimitropoulos
Executive producer: Konstantinos Kontovrakis

Produced by: Ektoras Lygizos, Stefi S.A., Guanaco
Co-produced by: 2|35, Oxymoron Films, Fantasia Ltd.


– Toronto International Film Festival
– Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Copyright © 2023 Heretic. By using this site you accept our terms of use, including our use of cookies. Please see our privacy policy.
Visual Communication & Web Development - MONOSCOPIC
EPAnEK 2014-2020
Espa Banner