Chinatown – The Three Shelters 91' / Drama


Cleo, a Greek-Chinese girl, brought up with love and light in the hills of Cyprus, finds out on her 18th birthday that her long-deceased father was murdered by the Chinese mafia. She swears to take revenge. An old friend of her father’s, Cook Lin, helps her while his young assistant falls in love with her. Cleo begins searching for the killers, but soon discovers that Cook Lin holds a well-kept secret…

Katerina Misichroni, Richard Ng, Chris Li, Jacqui Chang, Themis Bazaka, Yiannis Stankoglou, Koullis Nikolaou, Nicholas Goh, Master Tang Tung Wing

Written and Directed by Aliki Danezi-Knutsen
Producer: Anna Tsiarta
Co-Producers: Cyprus Cinema Advisory Committee, A.B. Seahorse Films, N-Orasis, Black Orange S.A.
Director of Photography: Vladimir Subotic
Production Designer: Lisa Tsouloupas
Costume Designer: Stelios F. Stylianou
Make Up Artist: Evi Zafiropoulou
Sound: Ntinos Kittou, Alexandros Sidiropoulos, Aris Louziotis
Action Directors: Antje Rau/Master Tang Tung Wing
Editor: Kenan Akkawi
SFX: Alahouzoi Brothers / Antonis Kotsias – Anthi Tsirouki  (Yafka)
Music Composers: Christina Georgiou, George Solonos

With the support of  SEE Cinema Network
The script was developed at Meditteranean Film Institute (Greece), Arista, and
eQuinox (Germany), and at Crossroads and Works in Progress of Thessaloniki Film Festival

91 minutes / Action-Drama
Format: Red HD / 1:2.35 Anamorphic / Color
Cyprus / Greece
Language: English / Greek / Chinese
copyright 2018

CHINATOWN – THE THREE SHELTERS has received the following awards so far:
Cinematography Honorary Distinction at the Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival 2018
Best Film  Cyprus International Film Festival 2018
Best Women’s Film Award | Selection for the Final Nomination List – Crown Wood International Film Festival 2019
Best Special Effects Award Hellenic Film Academy Awards Iris 2019
Best Action Award Fargo Fantastic Film Festival 2019
Best Actor Award Urban Action Showcase International Action Film Festival 2019

Athens International Film Festival 2018
New York City Greek Film Festival 2018
Thessaloniki Film Festival 2018
Alexandria Film Festival of Mediterranean 2019
San Francisco Greek Film Festival 2019
Cyprus Film Festival at the National Film Library of Mexico 2019
Dunedin International Film Festival 2020

Upcoming Festivals
Annual Chicago European Union Film Festival 01.03-02.04-2020