Saturday, October 15, 2016

Ήταν ένας ήσυχος θάνατος / Itan enas isyhos thanatos / A Quiet Death. 1986.

Ήταν ένας ήσυχος θάνατος / Itan enas isyhos thanatos / A Quiet Death. 1986.
 GR. Μια συγγραφέας εγκαταλείπει τη ζωή της και τον σύζυγό της και περιπλανιέται σε μια άδεια και έρημη πόλη, όπου ψάχνει να βρει πάλι τον εαυτό της.
EN. Through a complex and gripping exploration of a woman's troubled psyche, director Frieda Liappa has created a suspenseful drama and intriguing look into relationships and their meaning. Martha (Eleonora Stathopoulou) is unhappy with her life as it is at the moment, and among other issues, she has decided to give up her writing career. Along with that decision comes a need to get away from her husband and from her psychiatrist, with whom she has had more than just a doctor-patient relationship. As Martha travels through a deserted city landscape in a storm, the external world reflects something of her inner turmoil. Flashbacks are interspersed throughout the film to enhance the suspense of Martha's inner and outer journey.
Awards.  1986: San Sebastián: Best First Work.
Director: Frieda Liappa.
Cast: Eleonora Stathopoulou, Pemi Zouni, Takis Moschos, Yorgos Moshos, Ilektra Alexandropoulou, Raschmie Soukouli, Hristos Nikitaidis, Nikolas Oikonomidis, Sanatana Soukouli.
Greece, 1986.
Language: Greek.
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Ήταν ένας ήσυχος θάνατος / Itan enas isyhos thanatos / A Quiet Death. 1986.
Ήταν ένας ήσυχος θάνατος / Itan enas isyhos thanatos / A Quiet Death. 1986.