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I Anthopolis ton Athinon

  • Genres: Melodrama, Drama


Antonis Papadantonakis wrote and directed this less lurid than usual example of postwar Greek melodrama. Nadia Bellini stars as a girl of few means who must resort to peddling flowers on the busy streets and in the seedy nightclubs of the city, although she manages to escape the standard sordid fate of poor girls in films such as this (urban-set cautionary tales of prostitution and vice being fairly widespread at the time) and actually finds true happiness at the end. Mimis Veakis co-stars with Kyriakos...more