Eternity and a Day

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Eternity and a Day ★★ Mia Eoniotita Ke Mia Mera 1997

Seriously ill writer Alexander (Ganz) is putting his affairs in order and revisiting his past, particularly moments with his beloved late wife, Anna (Renauld). But the present isn't finished with Alexander yet. He rescues a young boy (Skevis), an illegal immigrant from Albania, who says he was taken from his grandmother. Alexander decides to take the boy home and the two set out on the journey that will surely be Alexander's last. Greek with subtitles. 134m/C VHS, DVD . GR FR Bruno Ganz, Isabelle Renauld, Achileas Skevis, Fabrizio Bentivoglio; D: Theo Angelopoulos; W: Theo Angelopoulos; C: Yorgos Arvanitis, Andreas Sinanos; M: Eleni Karaindrou. Cannes '98: Film.