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Robert Mitchum, drinkin with his Greek friend Tselepis, in Arahova,near Athens,Greece,summer 1959 (during shootings of the film ''Angry Hills'') #outdoorsgr

Robert Mitchum in Arachova, Greece in 1959 amongst the shooting of the film "Angry Hills".

Thessaly, Greece, 1942-1944. Greek kids joined the resistance against the Axis Triple occupation of the country. They were organized in "Aetopoula" (i.e. Young Eagles) affiliated to EAM (i.e. National Liberation Front). They mostly served carrying messages to resistants. Here, four Aetopoula, show the marks or torture by the German occupation forces at Thessaly, perhaps in 1944. They were released because the Germans couldn't break them & spared their lives.

children - Greek resistance fighters were known as "Aetopoula" (Young Eagles). The photo features four Aetopoula who'd been captured, tortured and, apparently, later released by the German occupation forces at Thessaly c.

1959, Delphi ~ Maria Callas, Tina Onassis, Lady Churchill and Giovanni Battista Meneghini

Delphi ~ Maria Callas, Tina Onassis, Lady Churchill and Giovanni Battista Meneghini

Tom Hickman, Texas Ranger, standing beside horse :: General Photograph Collection

Epirus, Greece, Two "Aetopoula" (i. Young Eagles), children serving as messengers of EAM (i. National Liberation Front), the most numerous of the resistance forces against the Axis Triple occupation of Greece.

Η Κατίνα Παξινού υποδέχεται τον #AlainDelon στην Επίδαυρο ~ 1960 #ellada #greece

Η Κατίνα Παξινού υποδέχεται τον #AlainDelon στην Επίδαυρο ~ 1960 #ellada #greece

OLD  GREECE  -  OH,  THAT  PRECIOUS  BREAD...        11130155_453419321477068_1689902621265070352_n

the history of bread in Greece

Πλατεία Κυψέλης, 1955-1960 – Reader's Digest

Πλατεία Κυψέλης, 1955-1960 – Reader's Digest

Alexis Minotis (1898-1990) was a distinguished actor, first appearing on stage as Chorus Leader in Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus.He worked with M. Kotopouli appearing in great Shakespearan roles,The Merchant of Venice, King Lear, Macbeth He directed ancient tragedies such as Antigone.Married to K.Paxinou  appeared at the Royal Theatre in Athens which they founded. He also directed the Greek National Opera production of Norma with Callas in Epidaurus in 1961.

Alexis Minotis (1898-1990) was a distinguished actor, first appearing on stage as Chorus Leader in Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus.He worked with M. Kotopouli appearing in great Shakespearan roles,The Merchant of Venice, King Lear, Macbeth He directed ancient tragedies such as Antigone.Married to K.Paxinou appeared at the Royal Theatre in Athens which they founded. He also directed the Greek National Opera production of Norma with Callas in Epidaurus in 1961.

M.Karagatsis To χαμένο νησί ....Και δεν ξέρω πως, - ήταν η ώρα στοχαστική, κ’ η μοναξιά, κ’ ο τόπος, - έφυγε κ’ η ψυχή μου, πισωδρόμησε στα υγρά και στεγνά μονοπάτια της περασμένης μου ζωής, γύμνωσε τον εαυτό μου, και τον έκρινε και στοχάστηκε.

M.Karagatsis To χαμένο νησί ....Και δεν ξέρω πως, - ήταν η ώρα στοχαστική, κ’ η μοναξιά, κ’ ο τόπος, - έφυγε κ’ η ψυχή μου, πισωδρόμησε στα υγρά και στεγνά μονοπάτια της περασμένης μου ζωής, γύμνωσε τον εαυτό μου, και τον έκρινε και στοχάστηκε.

A Greek neorealist masterpiece, directed by Alekos Alexandrakis, that was butchered by censorship. Even so, it contains some of the most touching scenes of the Greek Cinema. The right-wing government of the era resisted the idea that a Greek film would use a poor neighborhood as a background and focus on the pariahs of society. The film was thought to ruin the ideal image of  developed, rich Greece.

A Greek neorealist masterpiece, directed by Alekos Alexandrakis, that was…

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