Help Our Greek Youth Identity Film
Freedom Besieged is a feature-length documentary film concerning the current economic and political climate of Greece and specifically how such has impacted the development of the nation's youth.
Funds donated are used to assist with flights, equipment rental costs, and post-production costs including picture editing, sound design, score composition, visual effects, and finishing.
To date, included in this documentary:
American linguist and political activist NOAM CHOMSKY.
Greek New Democracy party leader KYRIAKOS MITSOTAKIS.
Former Governor of Massachusetts and 1988 US Democratic Presidential Nominee MICHAEL DUKAKIS.
Former Athens city councilwoman and professional basketball player YVETTE JARVIS
Four time Olympic medalist PYRROS DIMAS.
Physician DR. VASSILIS XERAS.
Chief Spokesperson of the European Commission, MARGIRITIS SCHINAS.
Hungarian-born renown speaker and best-selling author GABOR MATÉ.
World-renowned brand strategist PETER ECONOMIDES.
Highly regarded clinical psychologist DR. JORDAN B PETERSON.
We spent an entire week documenting a youth development camp run by Canadian-Greek JOHN KARKALATOS in the village of Kiveri (two hours southwest of Athens).
APOSTOLOS SIANOS, operator of an eco-village in the mountains of Euboea.
Theatre actress and director EIRINI FANARIOTI.
Greek youth in the anarchist neighbourhood of EXARCHEIA.
Young entrepreneur & synth manufacturer YANNIS LAKOUMAKOS.
TAXI DRIVERS outside Syntagma Square.
HOMELESS RESIDENTS curbside in the neighbourhood of Omonoia.
Young Greek volunteers at the CityPlaza refugee hotel in downtown Athens.
PROFESSORS from the University of Athens.
Philosophy and theology STUDENTS from the University of Athens.