The Story of Yiannis (2019)

Written & directed by Voula Germanakou Kopsini


➤ 3rd Prize Award Best Short Doc. at 14th Doc Fest- Chalkida
➤ Special Mention at West Side Mountains Doc fest of Epirus
➤ Special Mention at Intern. FF of Larissa 2020


➤ Greek Short FF in Drama 2019
➤ Thessaloniki Doc. Festival 2020
➤ New York Greek Film Festival 2019
➤ Festival Inter. do Documentário Estudantil Fidé Brasil 2019

The life journey of a Pontic refugee from Crimea, as seen through the eyes of his great-granddaughter, two decades after his death.

Assistant Director | Editor : Aspa Siokou
Director of Photography: Irini Valentina Gkounela
Camera: Irini Valentina Gkounela, Melina Kamou
Color Correction: Dimitris Panagopoulos
Sound Design: Giotis Paraskevaidis
Production: Markos Livadaros & Yannis Georgiou
Art Director: Maria Sakopoulou
Voice Over – Greek Version: Katerina Fotiadi
Voice Over – German Version: Irini Valentina Gkounela
Original Music: Tania Giannouli
Accordeon Player: Evagelia Lofitou

Supported by
Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig – Holstein
University of Fine Arts Hamburg – HfbK

Metamorphoosis (2019)

Directed by Aspa Siokou


➤ Metropolis Cinema (Hamburg)
➤ B-Movie Cinema(Hamburg)
➤ Frappant e.V (Hamburg)


➤ Feminist Border Arts F.F. (New Mexico State University)
➤ Hyperfest International Student F.F. (Bucharest)
➤ Balkan Can Kino (Athens)

By rewriting the myth into historical reality, it ceases to function as a myth, it becomes history.

Narrator: Irini Valentina Gounela
Camera: Katja Izmestyeva
Lights: Nana Xu
Music: Iannis Xenakis
Percussion: Fanis Gioles
Sound: Lutz Jelinski
Assistant Directors: Seda Seifert Manos Dimitrakis
Production: Baobab – HfBK
Extra Film footage 16mm from the film:
«Two Worlds» Directed by: Sotiris Siokos