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Two Albanian brothers migrate to Greece and try, each in his own way, to integrate into their host country by following two different lifestyles.

Director:

Robert Budina

Writers:

Robert Budina (story), Robert Budina
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1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Marvin Tafaj Marvin Tafaj ... Saimir
Guliem Kotorri Guliem Kotorri ... Vini
Isavela Kogevina Isavela Kogevina ... Elektra (as Isabella Kogevina)
Antonis Kafetzopoulos Antonis Kafetzopoulos ... Nikos
Laertis Vasiliou ... Beni
Xhevdet Jashari Xhevdet Jashari ... Keno (as Dzevdet Jasari)
Eglantina Cenomeri Eglantina Cenomeri ... Majlinda
Nikolla Llambro Nikolla Llambro ... Uncle
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Agapios Agapiou Agapios Agapiou ... Newspaper Vendor
Hristos Aronis Hristos Aronis ... Doctor
Shpetim Baca Shpetim Baca ... Albanian Policemen
Suela Bako Suela Bako ... Bona
Marko Bitraku Marko Bitraku ... Chief Police Albanian Border
Daniel Budina Daniel Budina ... Daniel
Jon Budina Jon Budina ... Jon
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Saimir and his younger brother, Vini are Albanian. They both try to integrate in the life of Thessaloniki a town in north of Greece in their own way. Saimir is engaged to a Greek young woman and works as a repairman in his father-in-law's repair shop. He tries his best to help his brother Vini become self-sufficient and respectful through work. However, Vini lacks both the patience and persistence that his brother has. He is compelled to work in jobs that his brother finds for him, but is systematically fired. Hurt and chapfallen, he does not want to be dependent on Saimir and seeks to show to him that he can walk on his own. Trying to overcome the despair at a bar near the harbor, he gets acquainted with Ben, a tiny trafficker of human beings, who is closely related to the local Albanian mafia. Thus, the page of disillusioned Vini's life is turning. He earns easy money and lives in luxury, but in the meantime he discovers the nightmare of clandestine prostitution as well as the ... Written by Robert BUDINA

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Genres:

Drama | Family

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Country:

Albania | Romania | Greece | France

Language:

Albanian | Greek

Release Date:

6 December 2012 (Albania) See more »

Also Known As:

Ximeroma See more »

Filming Locations:

Albania See more »

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Official submission of Albania to the Oscars 2014 best foreign language film category. See more »

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