THE PIRATE

By Iannis SMARAGDIS

VISION FILMS - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR

Historical - Completed 2013

The epic journey of Ioannis Varvakis spanning decades and continents, from a humble Greek pirate to a legendary hero.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Historical, Action/Adventure
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 101 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Iannis SMARAGDIS
    • Producer(s)
    • Eleni SMARAGDI
    • Synopsis
    • An epic tale, spanning decades and continents, about Ioannis Varvakis, an Enlightenment-era rapscallion, who sided with the Russians in their 1768 war with the Turks, befriended Catherine the Great, built a fortune out of caviar - and then gave it all away to help his motherland fight the Ottoman Empire.
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