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Multi awarded short film

LAGFF Programmer Mando Stathi produced the short film BRUTALIA, exploring systems of power in human society. It got multiple awards including the Canal+ at Cannes Film Festival, and the Golden Dionysus at the Drama Int’l Short Film Festival.


About Mando Stathi

Mando is a producer, born and raised in Athens. She received her MA from Goldsmiths University of London and since then she has lived and worked in Athens, Italy, London, San Francisco and is currently based in Los Angeles. In 2011, she founded Stathi Twins Productions with her twin sister Myrto and together they have produced features and shorts that have been screened, and awarded at top tier festivals, including the Semaine De la Critique in Cannes Film Festival 2021. At the same time, Mando is working as a producer for Viking Brothers Entertainment. She is one of the creators of the Viaplay Original Series “The American Runestone”, and in the production team of Lionsgate’s TV series “Swedish Dicks” starring Stormare and Keanu Reeves. Mando has worked several years as a Programmer at LAGFF.