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Writers:
Longus (play)
Kostas Sfikas (writer)
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Release Date:
December 1966 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Parallel stories of Eros set in 200 B.C. Nomadic shepherds, plagued by drought, happen on a fishing encampment with plentiful fresh water... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
7 wins & 1 nomination See more »
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The Sea wins at Euro Panorama
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3 DVD versions that I know of See more (9 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Eleni Prokopiou ... Arta
Takis Emmanuel ... Tsakalos
Kleopatra Rota ... Chloe
Vangelis Ioannidis ... Skymnos
Zannino ... Molossos (as Giannis Zannino)
Anestis Vlahos ... Erster Hirte
Kostas Papakonstantinou ... Stummer Hirte
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Stathis Giallelis
Vasilis Kailas (as Vasilakis Kailas)
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Directed by
Nikos Koundouros 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Longus  play "Dafnis kai Hloi"
Kostas Sfikas  writer
Theokritos  play
Vasilis Vasilikos  writer

Produced by
Daniel Bourla .... executive producer
Nikos Koundouros .... producer
Giorgos Zervos .... producer
 
Original Music by
Giannis Markopoulos 
 
Cinematography by
Giovanni Varriano 
 
Film Editing by
Giorgos Tsaoulis 
 
Costume Design by
Nikos Koundouros 
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Takis Georgopoulos .... camera operator
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Mikres Afrodites" - Greece (original title)
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88 min
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Version of Daphnis and Chloe 66 (1966)See more »

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8 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
3 DVD versions that I know of, 22 September 2007
Author: starboy0 from United States

I have 3 different DVD versions.

One is from CMVC which is dubbed in English. The dubbing is very good and non-intrusive. The picture quality lacks punch however and 6 minutes have been cut from the original.

From Amazon you can get the Cinema Epoch version. This contains the full uncut movie and uses English subtitles. There is more contrast to the picture. Yet the subtitles really litter up the beautiful images presented in this movie.

From EBAY I was able to get a copy from Greece. This version is uncut, with no dubbing or subtitles. It is in the original Greek. Since there is little dialog to begin with, this is really no big deal especially if you have watched it a lot. This version has the best picture quality. But the sound is not that good. There are parts where the actors voices seem to lose volume all of a sudden.

I would love to get a version which is uncut, with great audio and video.

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