Following the band “The Famous SOAS Rebetiko Band” in Constantinople, Piraeus, Hydra and London, the director records the band’s events, such as concerts, a conference for rebetiko song in Hydra, with lectures, musical nights and shadows theatre. The orchestral musicians, although from different countries, show the same love for rebetiko song and with the same enthusiasm, they manage to unite the audience at each event.
Runtime: 78 minutes
Country of origin: Greece
Director: Dimitris Trangalos
Screenings & Awards:
Official participation in the Athens International Digital Film Festival 2020 (feature documentary category)
Participation in the 2020 LONDON GREEK FILM FESTIVAL (Semi-finalist)
Dimitris Trangalos was born on 1951, in Elatia of Fthiotis county. He has studied mathematics, electronics and film directory. Since 1985, he has worked as film editor in the Greek Television. He has collaborated with the Greek Film Centre and the Educational Television. He is member of the Greek Directors Guild. He has taught film editing in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and film editing, animation and photography in cinema schools. He has directed many films in each film category.
A discussion with the director will follow.
E.I.C. Athalassa, Outdoor Screening Area