The Quest for the Athlos

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  • 2009
  • 52 min

Distributed by CelebrateGreece.com WORLD PREMIERE Narrated by SIR PETER USTINOV THIS IS THE NTSC FORMAT VERSION DVD (USA, Canada, Mexico, Japan, S. Korea, Philippines, & the Americas). <--- Click the link in the left column to order the PAL version DVD (Europe, Asia, Africa & Australia) or go to the webpage https://www.createspace.com/275218 This DVD is also available together its with its companion DVD, HIPPOCRATES IN OLYMPIA, in a single delivered package. Go to https://www.createspace.com/275234 Each of these DVDs are also available as a single DVD package: Hippocrates In Olympia (NTSC): https://www.createspace.com/251283 Hippocrates In Olympia (PAL): https://www.createspace.com/264490 The Quest for the Athlos (NTSC): https://www.createspace.com/275227 The Quest for the Athlos (PAL): https://www.createspace.com/275218 THE QUEST FOR THE ATHLOS: A newly released, one-hour documentary, narrated by Academy Award(r) Winner Sir Peter Ustinov. To the ancient Greeks, athletics made gods and heroes of men. Narrated by two-time Academy-Award Winner the late Sir Peter Ustinov, this program journeys among the ruins of antiquity to depict ancient stadiums and gymnasiums and to discover where the spirit of peaceful contest was cultivated. Athlos - participating in athletics - initially defined these significant deeds: the pursuit of perfection through creative activities that involve physical endurance and skill, as well as virtue, energy, beauty, and health. An insightful and thorough examination of the basis upon which the Greek ideals of athleticism and sportsmanship were formed. Hosted by: Peter Ustinov Music Credits: Original score by Yannis Markopoulos

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Distributed by CelebrateGreece.com WORLD PREMIERE Narrated by SIR PETER USTINOV THIS IS THE NTSC FORMAT VERSION DVD (USA, Canada, Mexico, Japan, S. Korea, Philippines, & the Americas). <--- Click the link in the left column to order the PAL version DVD (Europe, Asia, Africa & Australia) or go to the webpage https://www.createspace.com/275218 This DVD is also available together its with its companion DVD, HIPPOCRATES IN OLYMPIA, in a single delivered package. Go to https://www.createspace.com/275234 Each of these DVDs are also available as a single DVD package: Hippocrates In Olympia (NTSC): https://www.createspace.com/251283 Hippocrates In Olympia (PAL): https://www.createspace.com/264490 The Quest for the Athlos (NTSC): https://www.createspace.com/275227 The Quest for the Athlos (PAL): https://www.createspace.com/275218 THE QUEST FOR THE ATHLOS: A newly released, one-hour documentary, narrated by Academy Award(r) Winner Sir Peter Ustinov. To the ancient Greeks, athletics made gods and heroes of men. Narrated by two-time Academy-Award Winner the late Sir Peter Ustinov, this program journeys among the ruins of antiquity to depict ancient stadiums and gymnasiums and to discover where the spirit of peaceful contest was cultivated. Athlos - participating in athletics - initially defined these significant deeds: the pursuit of perfection through creative activities that involve physical endurance and skill, as well as virtue, energy, beauty, and health. An insightful and thorough examination of the basis upon which the Greek ideals of athleticism and sportsmanship were formed. Hosted by: Peter Ustinov Music Credits: Original score by Yannis Markopoulos

The Quest for the Athlos is a 2009 documentary with a runtime of 52 minutes.

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  • Release Date
    2009
  • Runtime
    52 min