DIONYSUS THE RETURN

DIONYSYS I EPISTROFI

By Spyros TSIFTSIS

PORTOLANOS FILMS - as PROD

Documentary - Completed 2020

For 35 years since the first performance of the “Bacchae”, Theodoros Terzopoulos is considered one of the great theatrical innovators, because of his radically groundbreaking scenic idiom.
The film follows Terzopoulos from the village where he was born in a family of Greek refugees from the Black Sea, to the Berliner Ensemble , to Russia, China, the US, his theater base in Athens, to, finally, Delphi where it all begun.

Festivals
& Awards

Thessaloniki Documentary Festival (online) 2021
Greek Docs
    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • Documentary, Biography, Art - Culture
    • Countries
    • GREECE, TURKEY
    • Languages
    • GREEK
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Spyros TSIFTSIS
    • Writer(s)
    • Spyros TSIFTSIS
    • Producer(s)
    • Maria GENTEKOU (PORTOLANOS FILMS), Hande ZERKIN (Moveit Film), Iliana ZAKOPOULOU (GREEK FILM CENTRE)
    • Synopsis
    • For 35 years since the first performance of the “Bacchae”, Theodoros Terzopoulos is considered one of the great theatrical innovators, because of his radically groundbreaking scenic idiom.
      The film follows Terzopoulos from the village where he was born in a family of Greek refugees from the Black Sea, to the Berliner Ensemble , to Russia, China, the US, his theater base in Athens, to, finally, Delphi where it all begun.