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• Venizelos, the Struggle for Asia Minor, 86’, 2023, for ERT and the Venizelos Foundation


• Buried Secrets of Keros, 45’,2020, for Cosmote History and National Geographic TV


• The Art Code , 13x52’ 2018, for Cosmote History


• Little Land, 52’, 2013, for ARTE & ERT


• Sayome, 56’, 2010 for ARTE, ERT & Greek Film Centre


• Secret of the Snake Goddess, 52’, 2007, for ZDF, AVRO, ERT & Nat. Film Board of Canada


• Knossos, the Labyrinth of Myths, 52’, 2006, for ERT

Nikos Dayandas

Screenwriter / Director / Producer

Nikos has directed some of Greece's most acclaimed international documentary co-productions for National Geographic, ARTE, ZDF, AVRO, ERT, History TV He has also co-directed the docu-series 1821 and The Journey of Food and was associate producer and script consultant for award-winning doc A Family Affair. He is a permanent collaborator of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Nikos' recent work includes the 13-part docu-series The Art Code, Buried Secrets of Keros and the feature-length docufiction film Venizelos, the Struggle for Asia Minor.

Awards / distinctions

URTI Grand Prix, Monte Carlo IFF / International Federation of Film Critics Award (FIPRESCI), Thessaloniki IDFF / Best Documentary feature Award & Audience Awards, Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, Audience Award / San Fransisco FF, WWF Habitat Award & ET3 Award, Thessaloniki IDFF / Feature Doc Award, Filmambiente IFF, Brazil / Eco-Cinematograff Award, Astra IFF Romania / ZAGREBDOX, Croatia/ Golden Sheaf

Award for best History documentary, Yorkton FF Canada / World-Building Award, History IFF, Austria /Fundacio Orona Award, FICAB FF, Spain



Tel. +6972706579

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