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Repeat after me: The "Whistling" teacher

Panagiotis Tzanavaris is the only teacher of "Whistling," an ancient language spoken (or rather, whistled) in the village of Antia in Euboea. He has dedicated his life to trying to save the language from extinction.
Tzanavaris Panagiotis
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Vlachos Stavros
  • Producer Stavros Vlachos
  • Sound Designer Iasonas Theofanou
  • Sound Editor Spyros Lymperopoulos
  • Video Director Daphne Matziaraki
  • Voiceover Antonis Miriagos

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The last "whistlers"

In Antia, a mountain village in Euboea, the few remaining inhabitants speak "Whistling." A unique language that consists of whistling sounds, its origins are lost in the mists of time.

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