Light of Light

Φῶς ἐκ Φωτός

Before his death in 1932, a monk created his own camera in one of the most isolated places in the world. Ninety years later, a filmmaker discovers and reconstructs the found footage.

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Available at the Agora Market TIFF64.

Direction: Neritan Zinxhiria
Script: Neritan Zinxhiria
Cinematography: Neritan Zinxhiria, Christina Moumouri, Yorgos Valsamis
Editing: George Alexiou
Sound: Leandros Ntounis
Music: Dimitris Miliotis
Production: Reconstructing Memories
Producers: Neritan Zinxhiria, Efijeni Kokedhima
Co-production: ERT SA
Costumes: Matina Mavraganni
Format: DCP
Color: B/W
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2023
Duration: 13'
Contact: Neritan Zinxhiria (
Awards/Distinctions: Documentary Award – National Competition DISFF 2023

Neritan Zinxhiria

Neritan Zinxhiria was born in 1989 in Albania. Director of Chamomile, The Time of a Young Man About to Kill, A Country of Two, having as a centre of inspiration the themes of loss and death, he continues to explore how the latter shapes our memory and culture. His latest short film Light of Light, was nominated for a Tiger Award, having its world premiere at the International Film Festival Rotterdam.


2008 The Best Bride (short)
2012 Chamomile (short)
2015 The Time of A Young Man About to Kill (short)
2016 A Country of Two (short)
2023 Light of Light (short)