Yannis Ritsos. (1988)

Documentary №48863, 3 parts, duration: 0:27:25
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Camera operators:S.Rahomya


The film is dedicated to the Greek poet Yannis Ritsos and artist.

Reel №1

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Landscapes of Greece, the ruins of ancient buildings in Greece.

General view of the house Yiannis Ritsos in Monemvasia.

Views of the city: streets, houses.

The boat floats on the sea.

The old Greek woman talks about Yiannis Ritsos (synchronously).

View of the Acropolis.

Cabinet Yiannos Ritsos in his apartment in Athens.

Yiannos Ritsos in his office.

Newsreels 1926: Types of Athens - street, flea market, shoe shiner on the streets.

Key words

World War II.
Political ties.
The highest authorities and institutions.
Socio-political movement.
International relations.
Communist Party.

Calendar: 1926

Locations: Greece [87]

Reel №2

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Newsreels, 1941-1945. Made during the occupation of Greece by German troops, and after the liberation of Greece: Mussolini's speech in Athens, German troops are on the streets of Athens, Hitler takes parade in Athens, German planes over Greece, German paratroopers landing over Greece, a protege fascists - Greek dictator General Metaxas among German officers, the Germans sent in kontslagel Greek partisans, Greek guerrillas in the mountains, guerrillas are fighting with the Nazis in the streets of Athens, Athens residents welcome the Greek Liberation Army fighters and British soldiers who participated in the liberation from German occupation of Greece, British tanks in the streets of Athens, Greeks protest demonstration against the policies of the British General Scobie, arrival Athens British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who were arrested Greek guerrillas are on the streets of Athens, the Greek partisans in a concentration camp, Makronisos view of the island, where he was imprisoned in a concentration camp

Yiannos Ritsos.

Yiannos Ritsos reads his poetry (simultaneous translation).

Yiannos Ritsos in his office reading a received mail.

View of a house in Athens.

Calendar: 1941-1945

Locations: Greece [87]

Reel №3

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Types of Athens, the children in the street.

View of the ancient ruins.

Newsreels 1967: tanks and soldiers on the streets of Athens, police officers are arrested Greek patriots.

Newsreels 1974: the Greek Parliament, meeting of the Greek government, led by Prime Minister Karamanlis, proclaimed the fall of the fascist dictatorship, Karamanlis among the Greek people, a demonstration on the streets of Athens.

Yiannos Ritsos reads his poetry (simultaneous translation), welcomes guests to the 12th Congress of the Communist Party of Greece, sitting at a table honored guests, the general form of congress hall, Yiannos Ritsos gives autographs.

A general view of the assembly hall of the University of Athens, students welcome Yiannos Ritsos, Yiannos Ritsos in the mantle of Honorary Doctor.

Newsreels: Academician Blokhin awards Yiannos Ritsos medal winner of the Lenin Prize, the performance Yiannos Ritsos during the ceremony.

Calendar: 1967 1974

Locations: Greece [87]

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