Tragedy in the Aegean Sea

Τραγωδία του Αιγαίου

Documentary on the Greek history of the first half of the 20th century, from the Balkan wars until December events, with a special emphasis on the Asia Minor catastrophe and its aftermath, through filmed documents by Joseph Hep, George Prokopiou, Achilleas Mandras, Philopimenas Finos, Gabriel Loggos and Kyriakos Kourbetis.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Vasilis Maros
Script: Aggelos Prokopiou
Music: Tassos Mstorakis
Producers: Vasilis Maros
Format: DCP
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 1961
Duration: 75΄

Vasilis Maros


1958 Under the Skyscraper (short)
1961 The Aegean Tragedy
1964 Kalymnos, the Island of Sponges (short)
1965 And Orpheus Sings
1966 Heinrich Schliemann
1967 Anastenaria (short)
1967 Athos, “Mount Athos”
1968 Mount Sinai (short)
1971 The World of Images
1972 Cruise in the Aegean (short)
1972 New Roads (short)
1973 Bouzouki
1976 The Spirit of Crete (short)
1976 Peloponnese (short)
1977 Traditional Events (short)
1977 Crete and Neogreek Poets (short)
1978 Hatzikyriakos – Gikas (short)
1984 The Battle for the Acropolis (short)
1990 1940 – Beyond Duty
1991 Meteora, the Tombs of the Sky
1991 Greece in the Time of Eleftherios Venizelos