Recordings of Memory

​The films of the Recordings of Memory segment deal with events and people who have played a significant role in the shaping of contemporary reality, and are a living part of history. A selection of daring and diverse cinematic approaches to the always hazardous and demanding process that is the creation of a historical documentary, thus offering a multifaceted portrait of history. The main focus of the segment’s films is the broadening of personal and collective memory, and the understanding of the past and, therefore, the present.

1.  Escape from Amorgos / Stelios Kouloglou
2.  Every Face Has a Name / Magnus Gertten
3.  Following Shira’s Journey: A Greek Jewish Odyssey / Carol Gordon, Natalie Cunningham, Australia
4.  Hail arcadia / Filippos Koutsaftis, Greece
5.  Night Will fall / André Singer, UΚ-USA-Israel-Denmark
6.  Plaza Man / Kasper Verkaik, The Netherlands
7.  Storm in the Αndes / Μikael Wiström, Sweden
8.  The Look of Silence / Joshua Oppenheimer, Denmark-Indonesia-Norway-Finland-UK
9.  The Salt of the Earth / Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, France