email print share on Facebook share on Twitter share on reddit pin on Pinterest


by Eleni Alexandrakis


A contract binds the local guardian of the volcano on the island of Nissyros, nick-named Weight-lifter and Angel, a producer from Athens who intends to stage a multi-show inside the volcano’s crater. Angel’s presence gradually interferes with the life of the Weight-lifter, who leads an “idyllic” life with his beloved Margarita in a tiny house in the volcano’s huge valley. During the preparations for the multi-show the friction between the two men increases until, due to an old Nissyros story, a fatal accident occurs… Through dark paths, a well-hidden secret comes to light and its weight is crushing…

original title: O Arsivaristas kai o aggelos
country: Greece
year: 2008
genre: fiction
directed by: Eleni Alexandrakis
film run: 126'
screenplay: Eleni Alexandrakis
cast: Dimitris Bitos, Sideris Kontogiannis, Klavdia Zarafonitou, Lydia Koniordou, Aspasia Kralli, Giorgis Tsambourakis, Dimitris Oikonomou
cinematography by: Vassilis Kapsouros
film editing: Despina Maroulakou
costumes designer: Julia Stavridou
producer: Eleni Alexandrakis
production: Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation - ERT, NOVA, Icon Plus, X -Rated
backing: Greek Film Center
(The article continues below - Commercial information)

Privacy Policy