The Weapons of the Struggle – Women In Arms

The Weapons of the Struggle – Women In Arms

Direction: Christos Karakepelis
Writer: Natasa Segu
Director of Photography: Antonis Kounellas
Editing: Giorgos Georgopoulos
Music: Roxani Hadjidimitriou
Production: Cosmote TV
Country of Production: Greece
Runtime: 46 min
Production Year: 2021
Language: Greek
Subtitles: English


Alexandros Antonopoulos


Although their contribution was hushed up by historiography, Greek women went beyond a series of stereotypes to support the Revolution of 1821. So what was the position of women in the society of revolutionary Greece? And how did education, social class and even place of residence determine the way and degree of their involvement in the Struggle?

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