From “I” to “We”: Emmanouil Benakis, a Fascinating Life

Από το εγώ στο εμείς : Εμμανουήλ Μπενάκης, μια συναρπαστική ζωή.

A journey from the multicultural Alexandria of the 19th century to twentieth-century Athens, following the economic, social, and political life of Emmanouil Benakis and the imprint of his donations.
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Direction: Nikos Megrelis
Script: Erifili Maroniti
Cinematography: Giannis Misouridis, Chronis Tsichlakis
Editing: Konstantinos Mpesiris
Sound: Marios Polyzogopoulos
Music: Manos Markantonis
Production: ERT SA
Producers: Nikos Megrelis, Konstantinos Papavasileiou, Lefteris Fylaktos
Executive producer: ON THE MOVE IKE
Narration: Nikos Megrelis, Erifili Maroniti
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece, Egypt
Production Year: 2021
Duration: 50΄
Distribution in Greece: ERT SA (Konstantinos Papavasileiou,
Contact: ERT S.A. (Konstantinos Papavasileiou,

Nikos Megrelis


2011 Shooting vs Shooting
2014 A Ghost over Europe
2016 That’s it! No More
2019 Idomeni / Going Back
2020 Wherever People Are
2021 From Me to We: Emmanouil Benakis, a Fascinating Life
2022 From Me to We: The Two Sides of Andreas Syggros
2024 Dionysis Simopoulos: The man who took us to the universe (short)