Christos Massalas

Christos Massalas (Greece, 1986) studied at London Film School (LFS) and Kingston University. His short films were screened in over two hundred international film festivals, including Cannes, New Directors/New Films, BFI and AFI Fest, and have received numerous awards. In 2016, he was selected for the Filmmakers Academy at the 69th Locarno Film Festival. His short Copa-Loca won the Greek Academy Award and was nominated for the European Film Award.


This is the story of Copa-Loca. Paulina is the girl at the heart of this abandoned Greek summer resort. Everyone cares for her and she cares about everyone – in every possible way.