Long Distance

A few words about the film

This film is about the love story of two children in New York city.
It was shot in the frame of the Director’s studies in the Film and TV department of New York University.

Awards – Recognitions

Golden Jury Award at the Houston – Texas International Film Festival. 1986.
Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences Award in the form of a fund in order to complete the post-production of the film. 1985.
Participated at the Uppsala – Sweden International Film Festival. 1987.

Shot: In 16 mm Color
Frame ratio: 4:3
Duration: 27 minutes


Directed: Spyros A. Vrettos
Screenplay: Spyros A. Vrettos
Direction of Photography: Steve Wang
Sound: Lynn Shipp
Production Manager: Donna Leonards
Editing: Spyros A. Vrettos
2D Animation: Spyros A. Vrettos


Alex Peter Bryan
Helen Carol-Anne Plante
Helen’s mother Anne Craft
Alex’ Grandfather Saunder Finard
Policeman Eleftherios Venetis
Year of production 1986