The Municipality of Platanias welcomes visitors and locals with a unique exhibition running throughout the summer – Crete, Greece and music…
This exhibition also includes screenings of archival material and posters of the film Zorba the Greek.
WHEN: until September 2018, daily 18:30 – 22:30
WHERE: OLEA Mall in Platanias
The exhibition includes 51 authentic film posters of Michael Kakyannis’s film Zorba the Greek, and of its screening all over the world. Posters from France, England, Spain, Italy, Japan, Poland, Mexico, Latin America, Germany, Argentina, Belgium, the United States of America, Romania, Australia, Sweden, former Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia, Finland, Denmark, among many others, which were created by great artists from every country like Tealdi, Xarrie, Nistri, Ray, Syska, Erul, Jano, Mac, R.K, Chantrell, Vaka, Wengler a.o.
A giant size painted poster of 1.50 x 3.00 m produced by Studio FPV, which used to decorate the façade of a German movie theater dominates the exhibition. Corresponding works are exhibited in major museums of Europe and America.
Unpublished photos, production notes, Mikis Theodorakis’s original score, record publications, press releases, promotional material and other documents related to the film are also presented.
The collection belongs to Lefteris Lamprakis, an actor and collector from Chania, who curated the exhibition.