A short film about austerity Greece


Garbage Alchemists describes the life of four creative designers, architects and sculptors in Thessaloniki, Greece who formed a company called “Scoopa”. They dig into garbage and pick things that they transform(“upcycle”) into designer objects. The film was written and researched by George Zarkadakis and directed by Kyriakos Bouyouris for the EU project Energybits.