Bread Education Freedom: GFFW Short Film Contest

Thomas and Maria

Over the years I have had the honor of being introduced into the Greek culture. I learned many concepts but amongst them something that this film sets out to illustrate, “filotimo” or “the love of honor.” There is no doubt the world is currently in a state of flux, a crisis if you will, economically, environmentally, spiritually. And as filmmaker Demitri Douzenis pointed out, the word, “crisis” itself was invented by The Ancient Greeks. The Greek culture is in fact, a part of the very fibre of our modern existence and Greece in many ways, the cradle of Western civilization.  Continue reading