Vasilis Kekatos (1991) is a writer and director. He recently became the first Greek filmmaker to ever won the Palme d’or and the Queer Palm for best short film in Cannes Film Festival. With his films The Silence of the Dying Fish (2018) and The Distance Between Us and the Sky (2019) he has participated and awarded in many prestigious film festivals, such as Locarno, Sundance, Clermont-Ferrand and Telluride. Beside directing, Vasilis has worked on the field of art photography and has made a cover photoshoot for Vogue Greece, focusing on the beauty of diversity. He is currently working on his debut feature film.