Yannis Ricos

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The film tells about the life of the outstanding Greek poet Yannis Ritsos. The film includes the following filming: landscapes of Greece, the ruins of ancient buildings in Greece. General view of the house of Yannis Ritsos in Monemvasia. City views: streets, houses. The boat is sailing on the sea. An old Greek woman talks about Yannis Ritsos (sinhr.). View of the Acropolis. Yiannos Ritsos's office in his apartment in Athens. Yiannos Ritsos in his office. Newsreel footage of 1926: views of Athens - streets, houses, a street bazaar, a shoe shiner on one of the streets. Part 2. Newsreel footage taken during the occupation of Greece by German troops and after the liberation of Greece: Mussolini's speech in Athens, German troops pass through the streets of Athens, Hitler receives a parade of troops in Athens, German planes over Greece, German paratroopers over Greece, Nazi protege - Greek dictator General Metaxas among German officers, the Nazis send Greek partisans to a concentration camp, Greek partisans in the mountains, partisans are fighting the Nazis on the streets of Athens, the inhabitants of Athens welcome the soldiers of the Greek Liberation Army and British soldiers who participated in the liberation of Greece from the German occupiers, British tanks in the streets Athens, a Greek protest demonstration against the policy of the British General Scobie, the arrival of British Prime Minister W. Churchill in Athens, arrested Greek partisans walk along one of the streets of Athens, Greek partisans in a concentration camp, a view of Makronisos Island, where Yannos Ritsos was imprisoned in a concentration camp. Yiannos Ritsos reads his poems (sinhr. Translation.). Yiannos Ritsos reads the received mail in his office. View of one of the houses in Athens. 3 part. Views of Athens, children on the street. View of the ancient ruins. Newsreel footage of 1967: tanks and soldiers on the streets of Athens, police are leading the arrested Greek patriots. Newsreel footage of 1974: the building of the Greek parliament, a meeting of the Greek government headed by Prime Minister Karamanlis, proclaiming the fall of the fascist dictatorship, Karamanlis among the Greek people, a demonstration in the streets of Athens. Yiannos Ritsos reads his poems (sync. Translation.), Welcomes the guests of the 12th Congress of the Communist Party of Greece, sits at the table of honorary guests, general view of the congress hall, Yiannos Ritsos gives autographs. General view of the assembly hall of the University of Athens, students greet Yiannos Ritsos, Yiannos Ritsos in the mantle of an honorary doctor. Newsreel footage: Academician Blokhin awards Yiannos Ritsos with the Lenin Prize Laureate medal, the speech of Yiannos Ritsos during the award ceremony.
Yu. Aldokhin
Film ID
social and political movement
, the second world war
, italy
, communist parties
, great britain
, higher state bodies and institutions
, demonstrations
, greece
, international connections
, everyday life
, political connections
, landscapes
, cities
, germany
Number of Parts
S. Rahomyagi
Other Creators
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Release Date
Has Sound

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