Anestis Delias, the Black Cat of Rebetiko


Director: Spyros Manolatos
Writer: Spyros Manolatos
Director of Photography: Vangelis Zakolikos
Editing: Vangelis Katsigiannis
Music: Grigoris Vasilas, Vasilis Melidis
Production: COSMOTE TV, Katerina Beligianni,
Country of Production: Greece
Runtime: 63 min
Production Year: 2022
Language: Greek


Although he died at the age of 32, Anestis Delias left his mark on rebetiko song and was identified with the famous Piraeus Tetrad. A dive into his turbulent life, his work and his unjust death.


Spyros Manolatos

Spyros Manolatos was born in Montreal in 1980. In 1998 she studied Creative Arts at Dawson College in Montreal (Canada). In 2005 he graduated from the School of Economics of the Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus (Athens) and then moved for two years to London. In 2010 he received a degree in Film Directing in Athens and in 2018 he graduated from the Department of Music Studies of the University of Ioannina, where he also received the degree of Musicologist and Master of Folk Guitar. He has worked for many years as a director and as a production manager on a series of short films, feature films and documentaries.