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A Woman's Way (2009)
"Strella" (original title)

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George is released from prison after 14 years of incarceration for a murder he committed in his small Greek village. He spends his first night out in a cheap downtown hotel in Athens. There... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Mina Orfanou ...
Strella
Yannis Kokiasmenos ...
Yiorgos
Minos Theoharis ...
Alex
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tasos Antoniou ...
Curious resident
Akis Ioannou ...
Wilma
Argyris Kavvidas ...
Nikos
Christos Mazis ...
Kolokousis
Konstadinos Siradakis ...
Antonis
Betty Vakalidou ...
Mary
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George is released from prison after 14 years of incarceration for a murder he committed in his small Greek village. He spends his first night out in a cheap downtown hotel in Athens. There he meets Strella, a young transsexual prostitute. They spend the night together and soon they fall in love. But the past is catching up with George. With Strella on his side he will have to find a new way out. Written by Anonymous

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Mina Orfanou, the lead actress of the film is a real life transsexual. This is her first appearance in film. See more »

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Absolutely loved it
24 December 2011 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

I think it is a great movie and a very important piece in Greek cinematography and not only Greek, in the global context as well. The way the movie ends is also very important towards creating a better climate and alternative solutions for trans gender people. It breaks the usual pattern of ends that are common to the movies related with LGBTQI people, and I think it's very healthy. A lot of familiar faces, the stars of Koukles, Yannis Kokiasmenos' and Mina Orfanou's acting was a blast! Good luck to the director, the crew and actors, hope to see more great movies made by them. Big thanks! And p.s. to the puritan who says he is not one:)there is something more important than the so called hubris, and that is what they wanted to portray, I guess.


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