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Pantelis Voulgaris – O Megalos Erotikos AKA Magnus Eroticus (1973)


Ο Μεγάλος Ερωτικός

Synopsis wrote:
The Great Love Songs is song (10) cycle of Manos Chadjidakis with verses from Sappho, Elytis, Myrtiotissa, Sarantaris, Cavafy et al. In the film the camera tries to capture the atmosphere of the music. An optical voyage in Athens; Athens of lovers; Athens of the past; the different big city of today; Athens of those in love; Athens of tourists. Concurrently with the voyage in the city we see the recording of the cycle in the studio. In some parts of the film the filming crew is seen. The documentary is a free play of image and sound. Read More »