FOR NO REASON meetings with Giorgos Maniatis

Direction: Stavros Psyllakis / Stavros Psillakis
Script: Stavros Psyllakis / Stavros Psillakis
Director of Photography/Photography: Stavros Psyllakis / Stavros Psillakis
Editing/Montage: Spyros Kokkas / Spyros Kokkas
Music: Vangelis Fampas / Vangelis Fampas
Producer/Production: Stavros Psyllakis 2|35 / Stavros Psillakis 2|35
Country of Production/Country: Greece / Greece
Duration: 102'
Production Year/Year: 2019
Language/Language: Greek / English
Subtitles/Subtitles: English / English


Giorgos Maniatis (1939-2018), legionnaire in Algeria at the age of 18, writer and musician afterwards, defines himself as a "public danger". The film is not a biography of Maniatis. He seeks the adventure of his soul, a consciousness in constant alertness, incendiary and self-immolating. "It changes life, whoever changes lives", he tells us...

Giorgos Maniatis (1939-2018), legionnaire in Algeria at 18, author and later a musician, defines himself as a “public enemy”. This film isn’t his biography. It seeks the adventure of his soul, an inflammatory conscience in constant alert that immolates itself. “Life changes by those who change their lives,” he says.

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