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Artic Odyssey

Boxer

Aurélien Cormier & Julien Riquier

Yiorgos Panteleakis

Synopsis: Six youngsters, who had never the chance to travel are facing a challenge: Fighting weather conditions, tiredness and pain during a trek in Lapland with Nordic skis, tents and pulkas. They will need to communicate and help each others to get through this journey ! Editing: Aurélien Cormier Sound: Julien Riquier Music: Alexis Maingaud Producer: Brice Picard Awards: Rotterdam, Bafici, Montevideo, Basel, Sofia, Edin-

burgh, Munich, Moscow, Marseille, Karlovy Vary, New Horizzons Wroclaw.

Synopsis: The Doc is following the steps of and old time «Boxer» and now head Trainer of «Aristotelio Boxing Club», Yiorgos Ioannidis. Ioannides won every Championship that he participated in his career until he retired. He was National champion for nine consecutive years in Greek Amateur Boxing (Olympic style), won «Golden Gloves» tournaments, 4 «Acropolis Cup» tournaments and participated in the 1988 Seoul Olympic games. A father of four married to mathematician Anna Margaritis, who is also a two times Greek National Champion. A Gymnastics Academy Graduate and a painter, has turned trainer and has his own Club, «Aristotelio Boxing Club» since he retired from competing in 1994. In this club whatever “Amateur Greek Boxing” stands for, is reflected and cultivated. In the film another side of what is considered to be a “Brutal and Bloody Sport “ is documented.... Script: Yiorgos Panteleakis Leading actors: Ioanides Yiorgos, Mighty Mike Arnaoutis, Felix Savon Producer: IGC (Independent Greek Cinema) Awards 8th Docfest Chalkida Film Festival 2014, Best Direc-

tor Award; 16th Thessaloniki International Doc Film Festival 2014, Finalist At Greek Academy Film Awards Doc Award 2014

2014 | France | Digital | 52’ | Colour

2014 | Greece | HD | 55’ | Colour

Profile for Tirana International Film Festival

Docutiff 2015 (Brochure)  

Docutiff 2015 (Brochure) 1'st edition

Docutiff 2015 (Brochure)  

Docutiff 2015 (Brochure) 1'st edition

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