Sunday, October 13 at 4pm
ALWAYS ON SUNDAY monthly Greek film screenings resume!
Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106
Starring Irene Papas, Yannis Fertis, Aleka Catselis, Manos Katrakis
Music by Mikis Theodorakis
Setting the Euripides tragedy in a stark Greek landscape, director Michael Cacoyannis uses a striking cinematic language to tell the story of Electra, a young woman seeking revenge for the murder of her father, King Agamemnon, by his wife Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus.
Special Jury Prize, Cannes Film Festival
Academy Award nomination, Best Foreign Film
This film is in Greek with English subtitles
Photo credit: Courtesy of Park Circus