Dourgouti Town

Dourgouti Town

26th TIDF: World Premiere

A real estate agent who is interested in investing wanders around the area of Neos Kosmos in Athens, formerly known as Dourgouti. Through his eyes unfolds the past, present, and uncertain future of this once degraded district. A district resembling a deserted island, right next to Acropolis, following the fate of similar areas around the globe.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market TIDF26.

Direction: Dimitris Bavellas
Script: Dimitris Bavellas, Takis Katsampanis
Cinematography: Yannis Fotou
Editing: Chronis Theocharis, Nikos Kallipolitis, Yorgos Georgopoulos
Sound: Christos Andreadakis, Dimitris Papadakis, Costas Chrysogelos, Yannis Skandamis
Music: Agis Papapanagiotou
Production: Vox Documentaries
Producers: Gina Petropoulou, Dimitris Semitekolo, Dimitris Bavellas
Co-production: ERT SA, 2|35
Co-producers: Nikos Moutselos
Narration: Yvonni Maltezou, Stathis Kokkoris, Vasilis Yakoumaros
Format: DCP
Color: Color, B/W
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2024
Duration: 88'
Contact: Vox Documentaries

Research: Dimitris Bavellas, Takis Katsampanis, Meletis Zacharakis

Dimitris Bavellas


2001 agoraphobia (short fiction)
2002 Crash Test (short fiction, co-direction) 
2004 Guardian Angelo (short fiction)
2007 anticlockwise (short fiction)
2009 Behind the Curtain (short fiction)
2010 Positive? (short fiction)
2013 Runaway Day (fiction)
2019 In the Strange Pursuit of Laura Durand (fiction)
2024 Dourgouti Town