#memory   #music   #portrait

Α company of musicians travel to the Greek island of Syros, the birth place of legendary folk musician Markos Vamvakaris, where they are invited to perform in an homage to his work. Parallel to this journey, all sorts of composers, musicologists, and artists from around the world reveal the musician’s important legacy in the 21st century, rendering his rebetiko sounds a constant source of inspiration and a reference point of modern culture. This is a documentary about the influence of Markos on the contemporary soundscape of Europe.

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Direction: Nikos Skarentzos
Script: Kleanthis Danopoulos, Nikos Skarentzos
Cinematography: Ramon Malapetsas
Editing: Υannis Katsaboulas
Sound: Dimitris Fantakis, Dimitris Valageorgiou
Production: Bad Crowd
Producer/Producers: Nikos Moustakas, Nancy Kokolaki
Co-production: ΕΚΚ, ΕΡΤ, Cosmote TV
Narration: Yannis Katsaboulas
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece, Serbia, Italy
Production Year: 2019
Duration: 93΄
Contact: Nancy Kokolaki,