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Mirella Papaeconomou (screenplay)
Victoria Hislop (novel)
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The island - The TV Series
Alexis wants to learn everything about her mother's past. To her surprise, she finds out that her family is connected with the isolated island of Spinaloga - the former settlement of lepers. The adaption of the best-selling novel, "The Island", by Victoria Hislop.
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 (Series Cast Summary - 27 of 29)
Stelios Mainas ... Giorgis Petrakis (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Evgenia Dimitropoulou ... Alexis / ... (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Olga Damani ... Fotini Aggelopoulou (Old) / ... (25 episodes, 2010-2011)
Dina Mihailidou ... Sabina Aggelopoulou (25 episodes, 2010-2011)
Tasos Nousias ... Nikos Papadimitriou (25 episodes, 2010-2011)
Maria Protopappa ... Evgenia Kapatanaki (25 episodes, 2010-2011)
Alexandra Sakelaropoulou ... Hristina Kroustalaki (23 episodes, 2010-2011)

Youlika Skafida ... Maria Petraki (20 episodes, 2010-2011)
Yannis Stankoglou ... Andreas Vandoulakis (19 episodes, 2010-2011)
Orfeas Avgoustidis ... Antonis Aggelopoulos (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
Emilios Chilakis ... Manolis Vandoulakis (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
Nektarios Loukianos ... Dimitris Lemonias (18 episodes, 2010-2011)

Katerina Misichroni ... Ilektra Vlahaki / ... (18 episodes, 2010-2011)

Alexandros Logothetis ... Kyritsis (17 episodes, 2010-2011)
Grigoris Orfanoudakis ... Pavlos Aggelopoulos (16 episodes, 2011)
Manolis Hourdakis ... Thodoros Makridakis (15 episodes, 2010-2011)
Petros Alatzas ... Stavros Solomonidis (13 episodes, 2010-2011)
Aimilios Xilakis ... Manolis Vardoulakis (12 episodes, 2011)
Thodoros Katsafados ... Petros Kontomaris (10 episodes, 2010-2011)
Marinela Vlahaki ... Elpida Kontomari (9 episodes, 2010-2011)
Katerina Lehou ... Eleni Petraki (8 episodes, 2010-2011)
Antipas Ntamotsidis ... Antonis Aggelopoulos (child) (7 episodes, 2010)
Manos Tsagarakis ... Dimitris Lemonias (child) (7 episodes, 2010)
Anastasia Tsilimpiou ... Maria Petraki (child) (7 episodes, 2010)
Ifigeneia Tzola ... Anna Petraki (child) (7 episodes, 2010)
Rene Tzola ... Fotini Aggelopoulou (child) (7 episodes, 2010)
Kallisti Mpertaha ... Ilektra Vlahaki (child) (6 episodes, 2010)

Series Directed by
Theo Papadoulakis (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Victoria Hislop (unknown episodes)
Mirella Papaeconomou (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Kostas Sousoulas .... line producer (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Original Music by
Minos Matsas (unknown episodes)
Series Cinematography by
Vangelis Katritzidakis (26 episodes, 2010-2011)

Antonis Halkias (unknown episodes)
Series Film Editing by
Artemis Anastasiadou (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Konstadinos Adraktas (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
Lambis Haralambidis (10 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Production Management
Matthaios Voulgaris .... production manager (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Zoie Sgourou .... assistant director (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Arsenis Polimenopoulos .... assistant director (3 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Art Department
Anthoula Mamalou .... assistant art director (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Sound Department
Dimitris Markou .... boom operator (26 episodes, 2010-2011)

George Faskiotis .... sound designer (unknown episodes, 2010)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Konstadinos Kagioulis .... key grip (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Dimitris Theodoridis .... camera operator (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Georgios Grammatikos .... steadicam operator (19 episodes, 2010-2011)
Manolis Levedelis .... camera operator: backstage (10 episodes, 2011)
Petros Antoniadis .... assistant camera (9 episodes, 2011)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marli Aleiferi .... assistant costume designer (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Editorial Department
Dimitris Polyzos .... post-production assistant (10 episodes, 2010-2011)
Series Other crew
Maria Coveou .... script supervisor (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Alexandra Nikolaou .... production secretary (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
Manolis Levedelis .... production assistant (10 episodes, 2011)
Series Thanks
Kostas Gerampinis .... thanks (1 episode, 2010)

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"To nisi" - Greece (original title)
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Greece:45 min (28 Episode)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Finland:K-12 (TV rating)
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

It is the series with the highest budget and production values in the history of Greek television.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Gyrizontas to nisi (2011) (TV)See more »


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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
A must-see work of art, 4 June 2013
Author: Theopan9 from Greece

Based on the novel The Island by Victoria Hislop, the series takes place on the island of Spinalonga, off the coast of Crete, and in the village of Plaka which lies within swimming distance across it. To Nisi tells the story of Alexis Fielding, a woman on the cusp of a life-changing decision. Alexis knows little about her family's past and has always resented her mother for refusing to discuss it. She knows only that her mother, Sophia, grew up in Plaka, a small Cretan village, before moving to London, England. Making her first visit to Crete to see the village where her mother was born, Alexis discovers that the village of Plaka faces the small, now deserted island of Spinalonga, which she is surprised to learn was Greece's leper colony for much of the 20th century. At Plaka, Alexis meets an old friend of her mother's, Fotini, who is prepared to tell her the entire tragic story of her family that Sophia has spent her life concealing—the story of Eleni, her grandmother, and of a family torn apart by war and passion. Alexis discovers how intimately she is connected with the island, along with the horror and pity of the leper colony which was once there.

This series is marvelous. The characters, the plot twists, the tragedies and overall the Greek and human history lecture lure the audience in an emotional roller-coaster.We have to thank Victoria Hislop for this "gift" because she refused all the Hollywood offers for her book so she can grant the rights to a Greek production. To sum up, To Nisi is the best TV series Greece has produces and one of the best of 2010-2011!

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