Synopsis
Synopsis Akamas peninsula! A unique case of biodiversity and geology. Goddess Aphrodite’s favorite spot, with beautiful landscapes and beaches, carrying rich historical and cultural traditions. Let’s enjoy it…
The documentary film about the Akamas peninsula was prepared within the framework of the project “Management of the Natura 2000 site – Akamas peninsula”, which is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund.

Runtime: 50 minutes
Country of Origin: Cyprus

Written and directed by: Stavros Papageorghiou
Director of Photography: Ektor Papageorgiou
Script: Maria Tsaggari
Wildlife photography: Michalis Papacharalambous

Director’s Biography

Stavros Papageorghiou is an established film producer/director/distributor in Cyprus. He began his career in 1986, after graduating from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA, with a BFA degree in Cinema (Cum Laude honor). Returning to Cyprus, Stavros spent four years working in the field of television production, mostly as a documentary director/lighting cameraman. In 1990, he joined LOGOS TV – the first private television station established in Cyprus – as a factual programme TV director/producer for four years. In November 1994, Stavros established his own independent production company: TETRAKTYS FILMS Ltd. In 2013, Stavros established the distribution branch of TETRAKTYS FILMS LTD with the objective to bring quality documentaries and fiction films to different markets, such as cinema, online platforms and broadcast. Recently, Stavros established AEI AUDIOVISUAL FORUM, an non-profit organization which through it, runs the Cyprus Archaeological, Ethnographic and Historical Film Festival as well as educational activities aiming to the dissemination and promotion of Cyprus cultural heritage through the audiovisual sector.

FILMOGRAPHY
2020 – AKAMAS: THE LAND OF MYTH, NATURE, AND TRADITION (Director)
2020 – TROODOS: IT’S IN OUR NATURE (Director)
2020 – THE CYPRUS CEDAR (Director)
2019 – KINYRAS, THE CHERISHED PRIEST OF APHRODITE (Director / producer)
2017 – MISSING FETINE (Producer)
2015 – THE GREAT GODDESS OF CYPRUS (Director / producer)
2010 – MURID (producer)
2010 – ENTELECHY (Director producer)

September 10 @ 20:35
20:35 — 21:30 (55′)

E.I.C. Athalassa, Outdoor Screening Area

Cyprus

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