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Phaedra

Ελλάδα/Greece, 1961, μ/α./b&w.

Σκην./Dir.: Jules Dassin. Σεν./Scr.: Jules Dassin, Μαργαρίτα Λυμπεράκη/Margarita Liberaki. Φωτ./Cin.: Jacques Natteau. Μοντ./Ed.: Roger Dwyre. Μουσ./Mus.:
Μίκης Θεοδωράκης/Mikis Theodorakis. Ηθ./Cast: Μελίνα Μερκούρη/Melina Merkouri, Anthony Perkins, Raf Vallone, Τζαβάλας Καρούζος/Tzavalas Karouzos. Παρ./Prod.: Joele, Μελίνα Φιλμ/Melina Film. Διάρκεια/Dur: 115’.

The film adaptation of the ancient Greek myth of Phaedra is set in modern Greece of the 1960s. Phaedra, the second wife of a shipowner falls in love with her stepson. Although their relationship is doomed from the start, they fail to smother their feelings, and the outcome is tragic for everyone

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