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1821

In the spring of 1821, the Greeks opened the first cracks in the might Ottoman Empire and became the first of its domains to win full independence as a nation state. An 8-part series about the Greek War of Independence: a story about the birth of new ideas, the interests of great powers, the pursuit of political ambitions and the dreams of poets, featuring stunning photography, 3D animation, historical reenactments and rare archives.

8x45' / 1x70' / 1x52’ English version

Info

Writer | Director:
Yuri Averof, Lefteris Haritos, Andreas Apostolidis, Nikos Dayandas, Rea Apostolides
Cinematography:
Stelios Apostolopoulos & Dimitrsi Kasimatis
Research:
Thanos Veremis (Historical Advisor), Rea Apostolides, Leonidas Liambeys
Editing:
Yuri Averof & Giorgos Helidonidis
Music:
Dimitris Desyllas
Producers:
Rea Apostolides & Yuri Averof
World distribution:
SKAI TV Greece www.skai.gr

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