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Alexandre, a TV reporter, is working for a few days in a border town, where a lot of refugees from Albania, Turkey and Kurdistan are packed in. Among them, he notices an old man and thinks he is an important Greek politician who disappeared mysteriously a few years ago. Back in Athens, he asks this politician's former wife to come and identify him. A slow and dry meditation about inhumanity of borders.

  1. Theo Angelopoulos

    Director, Writer

  2. Thanassis Valtinos

    Writer

  3. Petros Markaris

    Writer

  4. Tonino Guerra

    Writer

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Original Title Το μετέωρο βήμα του πελαργού

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1991
    Theatrical

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Original Language Greek

Runtime 2h 16m

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