NOW AND THEN: MY NEW SMYRNA
Now and Then: My New Smyrna
Greece – 2022 – Color – 61’
Direction: Vassilis Vafeas | Script: Vassilis Vafeas | Cinematography: Nikos Vasilopoulos, Mohammed Golipour, Yorgos Makroyannis | Editing: Mihalis Kiousis | Μusic: Stefanos Vasiliadis, Thanos Mikroutsikos, Yorgos Christianakis | Cast: Mary Katalifou, Katerina Malliou, Tasos Raptis | Production: Vassilis Vafeas
It is a creative documentary where, through an impressionistic approach, touches of words and images compose a journey of individual and collective memory with references to the social, political and cultural history of the place from 1922 until today.