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Master of the Shadows (1991)
105 min | Drama

In early 1950s Athens, an idealist shadow player, after forty years of dedicated work, witnesses the end of an era and the demise of his once popular art with the arrival of cinema.
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Updated Sep 30, 1991

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Apr 10, 1996 (France)
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Giorgos Ninios
Angelos Angelos   See fewer
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Kostas Kazakos
Antonis Barkas Antonis Barkas   See fewer
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Stratos Tzortzoglou
Theofanis Theofanis   See fewer
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Konstantina Savvidi
Colombina Colombina   See fewer
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Hronis Pavlidis
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Giannis Tsoronis
Andrikopoulos Andrikopoulos   See fewer
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Vassilis Panousakis
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Peri Troupi
Mother Mother   See fewer
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Stelios Nikitas
Stationmaster Stationmaster   See fewer
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Nikos Tagaroulias
Engine Driver Engine Driver   See fewer
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Paris Koutsaftis
Coach Driver Coach Driver   See fewer
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Kostas Dinos
Shadow Player Shadow Player   See fewer
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Mihalis Giannatos
Shadow Player Shadow Player   See fewer
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Kostas Bakalis
Vassilaros Vassilaros   See fewer
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Dimitris Palpanis
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Dimitris Kafentzis
Kid in Cinema Kid in Cinema   See fewer
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Dora Ioannou
Usherette Usherette   See fewer
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Dimitris Dialechtos
Court Bailiff Court Bailiff   See fewer
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Takis Damoulakis
Photoreporter Photoreporter   See fewer
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Rolandos Hrelias
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Kiki Persi
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Varvara Douka
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Andreas Marianos
Guitar Player Guitar Player   See fewer
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Toto
Clown Clown   See fewer
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Thanos Grammenos
Antonis's Father Antonis's Father   See fewer
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Giorgos Manolas
'Sparrow' 'Sparrow'   See fewer
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Dimitris Yiannakopoulos
Katsimbalis Katsimbalis   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 52 votes