Kalavryta Massacre

Kalavryta: The Bloodiest Nazi Massacre in Greece

December 13, 1943 marks the date of the worst atrocity committed in Greece by the Nazi occupying forces, as more than 500 innocent civilians were executed, and the entire town of Kalavryta was burned to the ground. The Massacre of...

Singing Songs in Remembrance and Reconciliation: The Deutsche Welle Choir Tours Greece

The Deutsche Welle Choir has commenced its seven-day tour of Greece under the theme of reconciliation. The choir started off in Kalavryta, the town where the Kalavryta Massacre occurred during Nazi Germany’s occupation during World War II, when nearly every male in...

‘Echoes of the Past’: Kalavryta Holocaust Comes to the Big Screen

TerraMagma Pictures is in the process of producing a new film called "Echoes of the Past" about the Kalavryta Holocaust, that takes a deep look at Greek-German relations and the history of the two countries. The announcement comes at a...