Eternity and a Day - Mia aioniotita kai mia mera
Athina, epistrofi stin Akropoli - Athen Theo Angelopoulos, Greece, 1983
Eternity and a Day follows the final days of Alexandre (Bruno Ganz), a celebrated Greek author as he prepares to leave his seaside home for what he feels is the last time. While preparing to depart, he finds a letter from his long-dead wife, Anna (Isabelle Renauld), who wrote about a memorable summer day they spent over thirty years ago. From that point, Alexandre embarks on a metaphysical journey through his past and present with the help of a young street urchin boy that crosses his path. Realizing that after spending his entire life chasing after the words of poems and novels, Alexandre wants one final chance to capture the lost precious moments of the true happiness that he know realizes, even if only for one day.
trigon-film dvd-edition 208
Language OV greek Subtitles deutsch, français
Length 130 min. Screen 16/9 PAL, color Sound DD 2.0 FSK 16+ Region code All regions
Bonus Athens, return to the Acropolis, documentary by Theo Angelopoulos, Greece 1983 (44 min., 4/3) | Interview with Theo Angelopoulos (34 min.) | Booklet: Interview with Bruno Ganz (in german)
An electrician brings not only electric light to the lives of the inhabitants of his village.