Peloponnisos Doc Festival

Creative Documentary Center
The film is available for a certain number of online screenings during the festival.

Hellenic Places: Hermoupolis

The city of Hermoupolis, capital of Syros is located at the center of the Cyclades, in the Aegean Sea, in Greece. In its history one can find all the elements that shaped contemporary Greece. This is an animated documentary telling its story. Ερμούπολη, η πρωτεύουσα της Σύρου, στο κέντρο του νησιωτικού συμπλέγματος των Κυκλάδων, στην Ελλάδα. Στην ιστορία της απαντώνται όλες οι ζυμώσεις που διαμόρφωσαν τον σύγχρονο Ελληνισμό. Αυτό το animated ντοκιμαντέρ αφηγείται την ιστορία της.

  • Writers: Vassilis K. Karamitsanis
  • Producers: PLATFORMA- Urban Culture Co- Animasyros International Animation Festival
  • Credits:

    Sound Design: Christos Panagos; Music: Christos Panagos; Voice Over: Simos Patieridis; Historical Consultant: Maria Sampatakaki; Translation: Manouela Skoula; Executive Producer: Maria Anestopoulou; Storyboard: Vassilis Evdokias, Lefteris Faidas; With the support of: Greek Film Center, Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports; Under the hospices of: Municipality of Syros-Hermoupolis

  • Awards

    Opening film of Animasyros International Animation Festival + Agora Syros, Hermoupolis September 22, 2021 Greece Chaniartoon - International Comic & Animation Festival Chania, Crete September 23, 2021 Greece Greek International Film Festival of Toronto (GIFFT) Toronto October 1, 2021 Canada Thessaloniki Animation Festival (TAF) Thessaloniki October 15, 2021 Greece Houston Greek Film Festival (HGFF) Houston November 4, 2021 United States Blow Up Film Fest (Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival) Chicago December 8, 2021 Semi-Finalist United States Greek Documentary Festival (DocFest) Chalkida November 25, 2021 Honorable Mention Greece International Symbolic Art Film Festival (ISAFF) Saint Petersburg Russian Federation ICONA 2021 [Animation Festival] Corfu December 5, 2021 Greece Masters of Cinema Moscow Best Animation Award Russian Federation Kalamata Short Docs Kalamata Greece Short Encounters International Film Festival Thessaloniki Best Documentary Short Film Award (also nomination for Best Animation Short and Best Original Score) Greece Ogeechee International History Film Festival (OIHFF) Statesboro, Georgia United States

    *Data is limited to before submission to PelDocFest



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