Crete is stunning. It is magical everywhere you go; from its cosmopolitan beaches to archaeological sites and unexplored mountain slopes. This couldn’t pass unnoticed from the location scouts, so there are many movies that are set in Crete. The list is not long, but it is a good one. Here we have a sample of the more recent movies that depict the beauty of Crete. Let’s have a sneak peek!
Zorba the Greek, 1964
An English writer finds his life changed forever when he meets Alexis Zorba, on his journey in Crete. Here, we see the pure and simple life of the Cretans. The raw and original environment scenery.
El Greco 2007
The story of Domenicos Theotokopoulos aka El Greco, the famous painter, unfolds in Crete and Venice. In this movie, we take an idea of the beauty and the historical past of Heraklion.
The inbetweeners 2011