IN SEARCH OF KAZANTZAKIS

Greece (2018), 93 min.

Director Alexandros Skouras

A documentary that adds to the great Nikos Kazantzakis evolving portrait. Through a fascinating journey filled with boldness, originality and immense respect, we find out about the personality and the work of a writer who defined not only his era, but also his birthplace, his country and the world of art and literature.

The journey begins in Crete, where Kazantzakis grew up and where Kazantzakis Museum a global attraction is located. It continues to Antibes in France, Bozi Dar in Czech Republic, Assisi in Italy, Mani and Aegina in Greece, composing a picture of the places that inspired this great writer, the places where he lived and worked tirelessly.

Awards:

  • Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, Greece (2019);
  • Athens International Film Festival, Greece (2019);