On her birthday, 11-year-old Angeliki jumps off the balcony to her death with a smile on her face. An investigation is started as to the reason for this apparent suicide, but the family keeps insisting that it was an accident.

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Cast

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Reni Pittaki ...
Mother
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Eleni
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Myrto
Kalliopi Zontanou ...
Alkmini
Constantinos Athanasiades ...
Philippos (as Konstantinos Athanasiades)
Chloe Bolota ...
Angeliki
Maria Skoula ...
Social Welfare Employee
Giorgos Gerontidakis-Sempetadelis ...
Police Officer (as Giorgos Gerontidakis)
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School Teacher
Anna Koutsaftiki ...
Neighbour
Rafika Chawishe ...
Civil Status Worker
Stefanos Kosmidis ...
Company Executive
Christos Loulis ...
Man in Public Toilettes
Martha Bouziouri ...
Gynecologist
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On her birthday, 11-year-old Angeliki jumps off the balcony to her death with a smile on her face. An investigation is started as to the reason for this apparent suicide, but the family keeps insisting that it was an accident.

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7 November 2013 (Greece)  »

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Father: Next time smile more. Otherwise they won't even screw you for 30 euros.
Myrto: You didn't pay.
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The Banality of Evil
26 July 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is my second venture into Greek cinema; the first being Dogtooth. Is everyone in that country insane? The concepts are similar in both films which share a controlling father in the lead. This time around, the dad is dancing with his eleven year-old granddaughter when she shortly makes an unexpected and abrupt exit. For the following ninety six minutes we are subjected to four adults and four children behaving very strangely. There is not one light moment and we are witness to an extremely sexually repulsive scene involving a girl and men who are not interested in a loving relationship. The acting is fine, but the actors spend every moment brooding. There is no reason on earth to sit through this tortuous movie.


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