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The Shepherds of Calamity

Ελλάδα/Greece, 1967, μ/α./b&w.

Σκην./Dir.: Νίκος Παπατάκης /Nicos Papatakis. Σεν./Scr.: Νίκος Παπατάκης/Nicos Papatakis. Φωτ./Cin.: Jean Boffety, Christian Gouilluet. Μοντ./Ed.: Πάνος
Παπακυριακόπουλος/Panos Papakyriakopoulos ,Suzanne Cabon, Genevieve Vaury. Μουσ./Mus.: Pierre Barbaut. Ηθ./Cast: Όλγα Καρλάτου/Olga Karlatos, Γιώργος Διαλεγμένος/Yorgos Dialegmenos, Τζαβάλας Καρούζος/Tzavalas Karouzos, Έλλη Ξανθάκη/Ellie Xanthaki. Παρ./Prod.: Samuel Wirer, Lenox Films. Διάρκεια/Dur.: 90’.

Katina, an impoverished Greek woman, tries to arrange the marriage of her shepherd son, Thanos, to Despina, the daughter of a wealthy landowner. But Despina’s father, refuses to give his blessings and wants Despina to marry a more wealthy gentleman, named Yankos. The wealthy and spoiled Yankos plots to break up the romantic union between Thanos and Despina in any way possible while the young lovers plot to run away in a futile attempt to a
new life for themselves.

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