‘Greek Skies’ Video Wins Hollywood Award and Los Angeles Festival Distinction

Greek SkiesA time-lapse video projecting the beauty of the Greek sky won the Best of the Fest award at Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards (HIIDA) in December.

Panagiotis Filippou who created the video dedicated the video to his father who died of cancer.

He wrote: “Dad the video is ready, I know you are not here to see it together, but forgive me I cannot type “in memory of” for you… cause you never left me and you never will. Dad the video is you, you are the Greek Skies.”

According to him, 365 days, 55,000 photos, 825 hours shooting photos, 8400 km, 650 hours of editing and countless hours of praying were needed in order to make this amazingly beautiful video.