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  • Orpheus Descending (1996)
  • 110 min | Drama
Orpheus Descending (1996)
110 min | Drama

Eurydice is a singer in a group that plays in country fairs. The group is not successful and Eurydice gets convinced by a rich farmer to follow him to Athens, where he promises her that he will make her a famous singer. Things do not turn ...See moreEurydice is a singer in a group that plays in country fairs. The group is not successful and Eurydice gets convinced by a rich farmer to follow him to Athens, where he promises her that he will make her a famous singer. Things do not turn out as promised, and Eurydice returns to the band, which is very successful now, due to Orpheus, a mute clarinet player, who has joined them. The farmer comes to reclaim her by force and Eurydice gets killed in a car accident. Orpheus tries to give her life with his clarinet. Written by scanoni See less
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Jan 26, 1996 (Greece)

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25 cast members
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Vana Barba
Evridiki Evridiki   See fewer
Nikos Xanthopoulos
Alekos Dralos Alekos Dralos   See fewer
Nelli Gini
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Antonia Gouvi
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Magda Shaleva
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Maria Thanoglou
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Dimitra Zeza
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Efthymis Dimitriou
Apprentice (uncredited) Apprentice (uncredited)   See fewer
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