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6th Silent Film Festival of Odessa

HFC–Odessa participates in the 6th Silent Film Festival of Odessa, with the screening of the Greek film Social Decay, by Stelios Tatasopoulos, from 1932. The screening will be accompanied by live music performed by Yuri Kouznetsov.

22-23 August.

Historical Context
In 1932 Tatasopoulos made Social Decay, a film that heralded the era of neo-realism and the first film in Greece to attempt social criticism in a realistic setting ,within the framework of the working class at a time of severe censorship. Continue reading 6th Silent Film Festival of Odessa