The Day the Birds Silenced

Η μέρα που σώπασαν τα πουλιά

24th TDF: International Premiere

Kastoria at the beginning of the 20th century. A father moves abroad. The war begins, the borders are closed and a mother is left behind with their two young children. Moving to the village of Kleisoura was the best thing to do. But who can escape their destiny? 5th of April 1944, the day that the birds silenced. A documentary about the massacre of Kleisoura.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market.

Direction: Spyridon Anagnostou
Script: Spyridon Anagnostou
Cinematography: Chrisostomos Anagnostou
Editing: Chrisostomos Anagnostou
Sound: Chrisostomos Anagnostou
Producers: Spyridon Anagnostou, Chrisostomos Anagnostou
Narration: Athina Kiorpelidou
Format: ProRes
Color: Color, B/W
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2021
Duration: 58΄
Contact: Spyridon Anagnostou,

Spyridon Anagnostou


2021 The day the birds silenced