MURKY DEPTHS

Year: 2012
Final Title: GIANNIS IN THE CITIES

Alexandrakis Eleni (Director, Producer, Writer)

It is a post war and post civil war story set mainly in Greece. The main theme is the growing up of a child, Giannis, who from the age of 8 to 13 is an intern in the Child Cities*, where, lead through cold-war paths of propaganda, he temporarily looses his inner self. It is only after leaving from the Paidopolis*, and when growing into a man, that he manages to define his being and his political ideas and finds finally the strength to face his missing father, a partisan of the civil war, who has become a political refugee in Bulgaria. The story is set in the forties, the fifties, and the years 1968, 1975 and 2013.


Film: GIANNIS IN THE CITIES (The film is still in the financing stage)
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Mediterranean Film Institute

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