PDN Video Pick: Transit in Columbia, Athens

Transit in Columbia, Athens. from Dionysis Kouris on Vimeo.

Dionysis Kouris‘s short documentary about North African immigrants living in the abandoned Columbia Records compound in Athens, Greece, was selected as a winner in the video category of the 2011 PDN Photo Annual. “After spending some time there, [the immigrants] try their luck at the port of Patras, in hopes of getting on board a ship to Italy,” Kouris writes. “Sometimes they manage to illegally emigrate to other cities, but very few succeed.”

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