Harpoons and Heartache

© Morris
28 minutes / Colour / 1998
Directed by
Bessie Morris


Country of production United Kingdom

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

Bessie Morris, a Greek-American, portrays the romantic relationships between Greek men and women tourists. She explores the story of Vassilis, a young male bartender in the tourist town of Hania, Crete.

Language and subtitles Greek and English with English Subtitles

Location(s) depicted Crete

Region South-East Europe

Country Greece

Keywords Tourism / Travel / Pilgrimage Gender Role and Identity Love