Chronis Botsoglou: “I Was There Too and I Was Treated with a Plate of Lentil Soup …”

Χρόνης Μπότσογλου «Ήμουν κι εγώ εκεί και με φίλεψαν ένα πιάτο με φακή…»

International Premiere

Chronis Botsoglou, acclaimed painter, professor, and lecturer at the Athens School of Fine Arts, is revealed through his lifelong work. His work unfolds through a discussion with his wife and muse, Eleni. Interviews with fellow painters, art historians, and curators, as well as unpublished work, complete the painter’s profile.

Screening Schedule

No scheduled screenings.

Available at the Agora Market.

Direction: Freddy Vianellis
Script: Freddy Vianellis
Cinematography: Dimitri Papadopoulos, Argyris Theos, Filippos Koutsaftis, Paris Papazacharis
Editing: Panagiotis Ginis
Sound: Dimitris Papadopoulos
Music: Dora Bakopoulou
Production: Eirini Vianelli Animated Services
Producers: Eirini Vianelli
Co-production: Greek Film Center, "The other Arkadia Foundation" Sotiris Fellios
Format: ProRes
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2021
Duration: 77΄
Contact: Freddy Vianellis,

Freddy Vianellis


1980 …on the road” (short)
1982 Two friends two painters
1984 Earth and water
1987 A train from the sea
2003 Reflection on a role
2005 The line and the Square
2008 Euridiki’s case
2021 Chronis Botsoglou “I was there too and I was treated with a plate of lentil soup …”