Film info

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The film opens with the filmmaker on an orange Vespa. We see footage from a bridge that connects the two districts in Aperi of Karpathos. Then, a stop for water in one of the fountains of the village, near the traditional coffee house of Kafetzidakis with the name “Paradise on earth”.

Aperi is perched on Mount Hamali and the filmmaker gives us panoramic shots where the building structure with prominent neoclassical elements in the architecture of the houses.

A donkey grazes carefree and the filmmaker’s girlfriend visits a deserted mill. On its roof we can see its mechanism.

The tour continues with the couple following the dirt road that leads to Olympos and Diafani as the woman takes pictures of the waves as they break on the rocks.

The couple enjoys swimming on the spot with the large waves.

The film closes with panoramic shots from Diafani where at the edge of the inaccessible rock stands the church of Saint Nikolaos.


Film Information

Athanasoglou Nikolaos

HD (1440x1080)



Duration (seconds)

Super 8mm

Creator's description

In Karpathos we wanted to rent a car to explore the island, but only Vespa scooters were available!
Athanasoglou Nikolaos