Simon Reeve travels across Greece, from the stunning islands to the mountainous north.
Runtime: 60 minutes
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Simon Alan Reeve (born 21 July 1972) is a British author and television presenter, currently based in London. He makes travel documentaries in little-known areas of the world and has written books on international terrorism, modern history and his adventures. He has presented the BBC television series Tropic of Cancer, Equator and Tropic of Capricorn. Reeve is the New York Times' best-selling author of The New Jackals (1998), One Day in September (2000) and Tropic of Capricorn (2007). He has received a One World Broadcasting Trust Award and the 2012 Ness Award from the Royal Geographical Society.
Greece with Simon Reeve - One Day in September - Netflix
One Day in September was published in 2000 and deals with the Munich massacre and subsequent events like the hijacking of Lufthansa Flight 615 and the covert Israeli retaliation operation dubbed Wrath of God. The book outlines the siege and the massacre during the 1972 Summer Olympics, in which 11 Israeli athletes and officials were murdered by Palestinian group Black September, and also focusses on the aftermath. The accompanying documentary film of the same name, directed by Kevin Macdonald, won the Academy Award for Documentary Feature in 2000 and was screened in cinemas around the world.
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