Young teacher Floras arrives to teach a class at a girls' high school in Athens. His students, daughters of rich Athenian families, are very spoilt making his and the other teachers work ... See full summary »
In a small Greek village, short time after the collapse of the Junta regime, a memorial of those who died in the German occupation of Greece brings in the surface the political differences of a conservative teacher and his two sons.
Four stories, humorous, romantic or dramatic, are linked by a counterfeit gold sovereign. It is made by the honest engraver in the first story, seduced by the charms of a young widow, and ... See full summary »
This movie is just perfect. It pictures the basic values of Greece and democracy, simplicity & emotional. The actors' eyes are full of words which can't be said, because they speak different languages. The soundtrack is quite melancholic and the Greek language with all its complexities, explain the most difficult emotions in a few words. The photography is also very good and depicts a Greece which is still alive till today. The end is quite unexpected. After watching this film, you will listen to your deep heart sayings and you will understand that SIMPLE EMOTIONS are the most EVOLUTIONARY.
P.S. Live your myth in Greece.
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