100 (Alexandras 173, Athina)

100 (Alexandras 173, Athens)

The camera is brought into the Athens police emergency call-in center, capturing the look, the feel and the tension of the place whilst revealing an interesting glimpse of life in the city. “I hope that the viewer watches the film as if it was a theatre play or a radio documentary.” (Gerasimos Rigas)

Director's Biography
Gerasimos Rigas, born in Athens, Greece. He studied Documentary Filmmaking at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. Prior to his studies at Berkeley he obtained a Master’s degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics. His UC Berkeley thesis film A JOURNEY TO CYPRUS was screened at several film festivals around the world. // Films (selected): A JOURNEY TO CYPRUS (2003, doc), HABITS (2006, doc), PARVAS (2008, doc), 100 (ALEXANDRAS 173, ATHINA) (100 (Alexandras 173, Athens), 2012, doc)
Arbeitswelten | Working Worlds 2013
Gerasimos Rigas
Greece 2012
61 minutes
OV with English subtitles
Screenplay Gerasimos Rigas
Cinematography Gerasimos Rigas
Editing Chronis Theocharis
Sound/Sounddesign Antonis Samara
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