17 Mar Online productions of the National Research Foundation “Eleftherios K. Venizelos”.
The Foundation has developed new online actions in order to keep the communication alive during the pandemic. The audiovisual production “From the bottom of the oceans…” has been posted on the Foundation’s YouTube channel. It is based on an idea of the Cretan actor Nikolas Lakiotakis, who lives and works in Paris and Athens. The video presents excerpts from Lettres Ouvetres by Victor Hugo (1866) and the poem Hymn of Crete by Kostis Palamas.
Actors: Nikolas Lakiotakis, Christos Rachiotis.
Music: original composition by the French artist SamCat.
Watch the video: https://youtu.be/3blzQVH6Trc
A series of theatrical readings, podcasts, in three episodes “Thucydides Stories – Eternal Belongings” with excerpts from the History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides translated by Eleftherios Venizelos. A co-production of the Foundation and Emmy Papavassiliou for the dramaturgical editing and directing.
Cast: Vangelio Andreadaki, Kostis Kapelonis, Alexandros Logothetis, Anthoula Marinaki, Friendly participation: Anna Makraki-Karela,
Music: Leonidas Maridakis.
Scientific advisors: Melina Tamiolaki, Agamemnon Tselikas, Hara Apostolaki.
Also on: Spotify, Anchor, Apple podcasts, Google podcasts.
On the occasion of the anniversary of the Union of Crete with Greece, an extremely interesting speech by the great hierarch Ireneos Galanakis has been posted on the Foundation’s YouTube channel. The late first president of the Foundation was the speaker on December 1, 2004 at the celebratory event organized by the Foundation.
Watch the video: https://youtu.be/1CtvJAwkUsI