Memory/History

Personal memory takes on collective resonance through documentaries that don’t file away, but rather bring to life history or the stories that define us.

  • A Necessary Story
    Λεηλασία δίχως τέλος Angelos Abazoglou 2019, Greece
    The film is a journey in Greek and Western history from the 1929 crash to today, in the light of economic greed. Rarely seen film footage and unconventional interviews retrace ...

  • Another Day of Life
    Jeszcze Dzień Życia Ra­úl de la Fuente, Damian Nenow 2018, Poland, Spain, Belgium, Germany, Hungary
    A few months before the declaration of independence of Angola, a fierce civil war rages on. Ryszard Kapuściński, a Polish journalist, jeopardizes his life each and every day in order ...

  • Anthoula
    Ανθούλα Yannis Misouridis 2018, Greece
    In a deserted village of the Cyclades, a story is written on the rocks...

  • Back to Berlin
    Back to Berlin Catherine Lurie-Alt 2018, UK
    An Olympic flame of hope burning defiantly as a symbolic gesture of reclaiming the past. A feature documentary amalgamating the cinematic tradition of biker film with historical memory and athletics.

  • Graves without a Name
    Les Tombeaux sans noms Rithy Panh 2018, France, Cambodia
    Cambodia, 40 years after the horror of the Pol Pot era. Α 13-year-old boy, who lost most of his family members in the atrocious genocide carried out by the Khmer ...

  • Gulyabani
    Gulyabani Gürcan Keltek 2018, The Netherlands, Turkey
    Fethiye Sessiz, a notorious clairvoyant who lived in Izmir during the 70s and 80s, recounts the events of her traumatic experience as a survivor of kidnapping and abuse. An emotional ...

  • Mataroa. The Journey Goes On…
    Ματαρόα. Το ταξίδι συνεχίζεται... Andreas Siadimas 2019, Greece
    In December 1945, 150 Greek students embarked upon a journey to Paris on a ship named “Mataroa.” Their escape from war-torn Greece was transformed into creative expression, impacting the intellectual ...

  • Meeting Gorbachev
    Meeting Gorbachev André Singer, Werner Herzog 2018, USA, United Kingdom, Austria
    The life of Mikhail Gorbachev, the eighth and last President of the Soviet Union, as seen through the eyes of the brilliant and eccentric director Werner Herzog. Gorbachev, the architect ...

  • Philothei, the Athenian Saint
    Φιλοθέη, η Αγία των Αθηνών Maria Hatzimihali-Papaliou 2018, Greece
    In the sixteenth century, an Athenian noblewoman dares to defy the authority of Suleiman the Magnificent. She frees men and women from the slave markets, buying their liberation with her ...

  • Salonika - A City With Amnesia
    Salonika - A City With Amnesia Max Geilke, Mario Forth 2019, Germany
    Over the centuries, Thessaloniki has been a melting pot of different religions and cultures, a crossroad and land of peaceful coexistence for different ethnicities. Thessaloniki’s unique status as a cosmopolitan ...

  • The Anti-Fascist Struggle in the Middle-East
    Ο Αντιφασιστικός αγώνας στη Μέση Ανατολή Leonidas Vardaros 2018, Greece
    1941. Just like today, war and hunger triggered waves of refugees; only the path they followed was reversed. From occupied Greece, thousands are forced to cross rough seas and many ...

  • The East Has Set
    Η ανατολή έδυσε Alexandros Papailiou 2019, Greece
    The umbilical cord between Greece and Asia Minor was cut abruptly. Questions of how, when, and why are a torment for Ηistory. The tragedy unfolds through the writings and emotions ...

  • The Greek of the Russian Empire
    The Greek of the Russian Empire Svetlana Muzychenko 2018, Russia
    A biopic about Ioannis Kapodistrias, a splendid diplomat and the first Governor of Greece. The life of Kapodistrias combined all the elements of the Greek Tragedy: love and betrayal, intrigue ...

  • The Silence of Others
    El silencio de otros Almudena Carracedo, Robert Bahar 2018, Spain
    Four decades into democracy, yet the wounds in Spanish society have still not healed, as the atrocious crimes of the Franco regime are not acknowledged by the national narrative. Filmed ...

  • Traces
    Ίχνη Thanos Tsantas 2018, Cyprus
    A documentary displaying deep political sensitivity, Traces bring back on stage the torturous fate of the missing persons of the 1974 invasion of Cyprus. The human drama is portrayed along ...

  • You Only Die Twice
    Ata Met Rak Pa'amayim Yair Lev 2018, Israel, Austria
    The movie plays out like a political thriller or a noir-like spy novel. An Israeli documentary filmmaker sets out to discover the man who, during World War II, stole his ...

02 March 2019
15:30 The Silence of Others | El silencio de otros FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 144
20:15 The Anti-Fascist Struggle in the Middle-East | Ο Αντιφασιστικός αγώνας στη Μέση Ανατολή PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 126
20:30 Graves without a Name | Les Tombeaux sans noms FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 146
03 March 2019
13:00 The Anti-Fascist Struggle in the Middle-East | Ο Αντιφασιστικός αγώνας στη Μέση Ανατολή JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 253
19:00 Another Day of Life | Jeszcze Dzień Życia SYKIES MUNICIPAL THEATER ID: ---
20:00 The Silence of Others | El silencio de otros FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 246
20:00 A Necessary Story | Λεηλασία δίχως τέλος JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 256
20:00 Philothei, the Athenian Saint | Φιλοθέη, η Αγία των Αθηνών PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 226
04 March 2019
15:00 A Necessary Story | Λεηλασία δίχως τέλος JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 354
18:00 The Greek of the Russian Empire | The Greek of the Russian Empire TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 335
05 March 2019
20:00 Anthoula | Ανθούλα JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 456
20:15 Salonika - A City With Amnesia | Salonika - A City With Amnesia TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 436
06 March 2019
13:00 Philothei, the Athenian Saint | Φιλοθέη, η Αγία των Αθηνών JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 553
13:30 Salonika - A City With Amnesia | Salonika - A City With Amnesia STAVROS TORNES ID: 563
19:30 The East Has Set | Η ανατολή έδυσε PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 526
19:30 Traces | Ίχνη PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 526
07 March 2019
13:00 Traces | Ίχνη JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 653
13:00 The East Has Set | Η ανατολή έδυσε JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 653
17:30 You Only Die Twice | Ata Met Rak Pa'amayim FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 645
19:00 Anthoula | Ανθούλα SYKIES MUNICIPAL THEATER ID: ---
20:00 Gulyabani | Gulyabani FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 646
20:00 Mataroa. The Journey Goes On… | Ματαρόα. Το ταξίδι συνεχίζεται... JOHN CASSAVETES ID: 656
20:30 Meeting Gorbachev | Meeting Gorbachev OLYMPION ID: 616
08 March 2019
13:30 Gulyabani | Gulyabani FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 743
15:30 You Only Die Twice | Ata Met Rak Pa'amayim FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 744
09 March 2019
18:30 Another Day of Life | Jeszcze Dzień Życia OLYMPION ID: 815
20:00 Back to Berlin | Back to Berlin PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 826
23:00 Graves without a Name | Les Tombeaux sans noms OLYMPION ID: 817
10 March 2019
13:00 Back to Berlin | Back to Berlin TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 933
15:30 Mataroa. The Journey Goes On… | Ματαρόα. Το ταξίδι συνεχίζεται... FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 944

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