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Director  Michael Cacoyannis
Country  Greece
7.8/10 IMDb

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Language  Greek
Windfall in Athens movie poster
Release date  1954 (1954)

Windfall in Athens (Greek: Kyriakatiko xypnima, Greek: Κυριακάτικο Ξύπνημα) is a 1954 Greek comedy film directed by Michael Cacoyannis. It was entered into the 1954 Cannes Film Festival.

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Plot

Mina, a beautiful, care-free salesgirl for a milliner's shop, is robbed by two urchins while she is enjoying a Sunday morning swim. The lottery ticket she had in her purse ends up being bought by a charming, penniless young musician, and eventually wins the lottery. The two engage in a legal battle for the lottery money, but end up falling in love.

Cast

  • Ellie Lambeti as Mina Labrinou
  • Dimitris Horn as Alexis Lorentzatos
  • Giorgos Pappas as Pavlos Karayannis
  • Tasso Kavadia as Liza Karayanni
  • Margarita Papageorgiou as Irini Labrinou
  • Sapfo Notara as Miss Ketty
  • Theano Ioannidou
  • Hrysoula Pateraki as Mrs. Labrinou
  • Kiki Persi
  • Thanasis Veggos
  • References

    Windfall in Athens Wikipedia
    Windfall in Athens IMDb Windfall in Athens themoviedb.org


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