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Film Category: DOCUMENTARY                     UK PREMIERE - SPECIAL SCREENING

Original Title: ΟΙ ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑΚΟΙ ΑΓΩΝΕΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΕΛΛΑΔΑ 

English Title: THE OLYMPIC GAMES IN ANTIQUITY

Greek Title: OI OLYMRIAKOI AGONES STIN ARXAIA ELLADA

Duration: 83min

Country of origin: Hellas (Greece)

Director: Markos Holevas

Producer: Stella Tsikra- Christos Christodoulou

Production Company / Companies:   Joint Venture “ZEUS”, FOUNDATION of the HELLENIC WORLD (Greece), MENTOR COMMUNICATION (Greece), 7STARS (Greece), The TWIN PINES (U.K.), HEXAGRAM (Canada)

Brief synopsis in English: The documentary presents the history and revives the events of the Olympic Games starting with the myths and the prehistoric athletic events. A story that led step by step to the most important noble competition in the field of sports, with prize a simple olive wreath, that symbolized eternal glory.

Brief synopsis in Greek: το ντοκιμαντέρ παρουσιάζει την ιστορία και αναπαριστά τα δρώμενα των Ολυμπιακών Αγώνων, ξεκινώντας από τους μύθους και τις προϊστορικές αθλητικές εκδηλώσεις. Μια ιστορία που οδήγησε βήμα- βήμα στη δημιουργία της σημαντικότερης παγκόσμιας αθλητικής εκδήλωσης, με βραβείο ένα απλό στεφάνι ελιάς, σύμβολο της αιώνιας δόξας.

Release Date: Theatrical release- 5 August 2004.

Original Format: Digital Beta 16:9

Credits

Navigator: Nathalia Capo d’ Istria

Director of Photography: Yannis Valeras

Music-Original Soundtrack: Dimitris Papadimitriou

Edited by: Orpheas Andre

Line Producer: Dimitris Karatzounis

Production Manager: Yorgos Kyriakos

Art Director: Kiki Pitta

Sound: Yorgos Potagas

Scientific Adviser: Nikolaos Yalouris

Research: Christos Christodoulou

Narrator: Gregory Patrick Karr

Makeup: Eleftheria Nikolakopoulou

Casting: Kyriakos Georgiou -Sotiria Marini

3D CG: Vangelis Christodoulou

2D Animation: Alekos Papadatos

Under the AUSPICIES of the INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC ACADEMY 

Original Language(s): English

English Subtitles: Yes, for interviews abroad

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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