Portraits of a city
Parisa and the Iranian love for pastry. Thanasis is born and raised in Molyvos, Lesbos. Amir, fastest runner on the island, originally from Afghanistan. Elies followed her heart emigrating to Lesbos. Portraits of a city makes short films about real people, their project is formed by the people, by the place, and by it’s stories. Portraits of a city loves to show these personal portraits of people and therefore understand each other better, with the goal of connecting the world and creating awareness through our videos.
Parisa after releasing her video online: I’m so proud to meet you Sabine, Thanks so much for everything and introducing me to other people. I wish that I will be in a better place in the future. and that I can visit you again. You remind me, I should never give up. I will change my life. Again thanks so much!
Thanasis & Amir
Marcela is a 60-year-old yoga teacher, living in the neighbourhood of Recoleta. Marcela lived abroad in Europe and the USA for many years. She was married to an American.