Filmography

Photographs

Publications

Magazines

Programmes

Posters

Home Page » Digital Archives » Filmography » Film Presentation

Filmography

YOUNG APHRODITES


(1963)- Direction: KOUNDOUROS NIKOS
Original Title:
YOUNG APHRODITES
Μεταγενέστεροι Τίτλοι:
MARK OF APHRODITE (THE)
:
SIGN OF APHRODITE (THE), YOUNG APHRODITES

Year of Production:
1963
Film Director:
KOUNDOUROS NIKOS
Genre:
FEATURE FILM, ETHOGRAPHY, COSTUME DRAMA

Screenplay:
VASILIKOS VASILIS, SFIKAS KOSTAS
Original Source for Screenplay:
LONGOS
THEOCRITUS

Director of Photography:
VARRIANO GIOVANNI
Editing:
TSAOULIS GIORGOS
Sound Engineer:
KONTOS TAKIS, PALATSIOLIS TASIS
Set Designer:
KOUNDOUROS NIKOS
Costume Designer:
KOUNDOUROS NIKOS
Musical Composition:
MARKOPOULOS GIANNIS

Film synopsis:
In 2nd century B.C. Greece, a group of shepherds arrives in a fishing village that been deserted because the villagers are away at sea. The son of a shepherd (Vangelis Ioannidis) falls in love with a young girl (Kleopatra Rota), and the two of them witness the erotic games between two adults (Eleni Prokopiou and Takis Emmanouil). A mute shepherd (Anestis Vlachos) who desires the young girl kidnaps her, and the desperate young shepherd kills himself by jumping into the sea.

Assistant Director of Photography:
GEORGOPOULOS TAKIS, KALOGERAS SAVVAS
Music performed by:
DIAKOGIORGIS TASSOS ()
DESPOTIDIS PANTELIS ()
AKRIVOPOULOS ALEKOS ()
Singer:
KAREKLA KAITI
Choreographer:
STRATOU DORA
Sound Engineer:
PALATSIOLIS TASIS, KONTOS TAKIS
Production Manager:
ZERVOS GIORGOS, KOUNDOUROS NIKOS


Production:
MINOS FILM, ANZERVOS
Producer:
KOUNDOUROS NIKOS

Cast:
PROKOPIOU ELENI
EMMANOUIL TAKIS
ROTA KLEOPATRA
IOANNIDIS VANGELIS
PAPADOPOULOS GIANNIS
VLACHOS ANESTIS
PAPAKONSTANTINOU KOSTAS
KAILAS VASILIS
TSAGKLOS VASILIS


Color:
B/W
Sound:
SOUND MONO

Awards - Distinctions:
THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (4th WEEK)
THESSALONIKI 1963
BEST FILM
THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (4th WEEK)
THESSALONIKI 1963
BEST DIRECTOR
THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (4th WEEK)
THESSALONIKI 1963
BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC
THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (4th WEEK)
THESSALONIKI 1963
HONORARY DISTINCTION
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF FILM CRITICS (FIPRESCI)
1963
BEST FILM
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF FILM CRITICS (FIPRESCI)
1963
BEST SCREENPLAY
UNION OF ATHENIAN AND MACEDONIAN PRESS FILM CRITICS
GR 1963
BEST DIRECTOR
UNION OF ATHENIAN AND MACEDONIAN PRESS FILM CRITICS
GR 1963
BEST SCREENPLAY
Back