The Other Half


“As if they never existed. People on the move. Facing danger in unfamiliar and unwelcoming places.”

For 15 years, a photojournalist bears witness to the journey of migrants across the dark crossings of European borders. Giorgos Moutafis' work, delves into inaccessible places, documenting the stories of people who push human boundaries, to reveal how "the Other Half" lives.

Director Bio:

Giorgos has documented the most severe humanitarian crises and conflicts in more than 25 countries all over the world covering the Middle East, Balkans, Africa and Latin America. His work has been published in Newsweek, TIME, LIBERATION, Al Jazeera, BILD, New Yorker, CNN and the BBC among others.

He has dedicated the last fifteen years to a long-term project on migration, focusing on the perilous European paths that migrants follow.

Today, Giorgos, based in Athens, works as a freelancer photojournalist and filmmaker.

72 minutes | Greece | 2022