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Based on the book by Ilias Venezis "The Number 31328", the film by Nikos Koundouros unfolds through the personal tragedies of three characters, the Asia Minor Disaster and the agonizing ... See full summary »

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Antigoni Amanitou ...
Loukia
Zaharias Rohas ...
Ilias
Nikos Kapios
Vasilis Kolovos
Olga Tournaki
Betty Valassi
Eleonora Stathopoulou ...
Antigoni
Vasilis Laggos
Yorgos Charalabidis
Vasos Andronidis
Grigoris Dounis
Vasilis Tsaglos
Mihalis Giannatos
Katerina Gogou
Olia Lazaridou
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Based on the book by Ilias Venezis "The Number 31328", the film by Nikos Koundouros unfolds through the personal tragedies of three characters, the Asia Minor Disaster and the agonizing travails of the Asia Minor Greeks who had been arrested and led to death by Kemal's troops and armed groups of Muslims. The wife of a merchant, a teacher and a seventeen-year old boy try to survive, following the column of prisoners into the depths of Asia Minor. The teacher will be murdered by a Turk, the wife of the merchant will lose her senses, and only the young boy will manage to survive. Written by Greek Film Archive

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1992 is based on "the number 31328"
20 May 2000 | by (Greece,Larissa) – See all my reviews

1922 is based on the highly acclaimed book of Ilias Venezis, "The number 31328". The book of course is much more touching and heart-breaking and maybe more complete, nevertheless I think the movie succeeds in passing the general feeling of the Minor Asia disaster with a unique way. The directing is stupendous, so real that you feel like you're standing nearby and watching... The acting and costumes great as well. A warning though: if you have too sensitive a stomach, I'd suggest you watch something else. Not because is a violent film, but because it's so real.


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