Vavel the Band

Vavel the Band

26th TIDF: World Premiere

Vavel was a very successful band in the 1980s Greece. They were one of the first Greek heavy metal bands to release LP and became famous among the scene for the unique set design of their concerts. However, since the formation, their members dreamed of achieving an international career. That dream led them to a train station outside Dusseldorf.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market TIDF26.

Direction: Michalis Agrafiotis
Script: Michalis Agrafiotis
Cinematography: Aliki Dima, Voula Sideridou, Panagiotis Sippopoulos
Editing: Nikos Kostopoulos
Sound: Tasos Karadedos
Music: Dimitris Andritsoudis
Production: Multimotion
Producers: Voula Sideridou
Co-production: ERT SA
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2023
Duration: 77'
Contact: Michalis Agrafiotis (

Michalis Agrafiotis


2008 Koresteia - The Mud Palaces (short)
2011 Undercut Prices Because We're Closing Down (short)
2018 A School Against Racism (short)
2019 Flowers and Roses (The Roundup of Kalamaria)
2023 Vavel the Band