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Amerika Square (2016)

Plateia Amerikis (original title)
Tattoo artist Billy and unemployed Nakos are best friends from Athens. Old bachelor Nakos is a racist, obsessed with the victim mentality, and he rages at Greece's increasing immigrant ... See full summary »

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Yannis Sakaridis
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yannis Stankoglou ... Billy
Makis Papadimitriou ... Nakos
Vassilis Koukalani ... Tarek
Ksenia Dania ... Tereza
Sultan Amir Sultan Amir ... Hassan
Rea Pediaditaki Rea Pediaditaki ... Nandia
Themis Bazaka ... Georgia
Errikos Litsis ... Stavros
Dorothea Howlader Dorothea Howlader ... Maya
Kostas Kourtidis Kostas Kourtidis ... Mike (as Kostas Kourt)
Nikkos J. Frangos Nikkos J. Frangos ... Tolis
Nikos Mylonas Nikos Mylonas ... Aasif
Petros Santovito Petros Santovito ... Achilleas
Alexandros Logothetis Alexandros Logothetis ... Manolis
Achilleas Kyriakidis ... Doctor
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Storyline

Tattoo artist Billy and unemployed Nakos are best friends from Athens. Old bachelor Nakos is a racist, obsessed with the victim mentality, and he rages at Greece's increasing immigrant numbers. Billy, however, is in favor of foreigners coming. They meet in Amerika Square in Athens because of Syrian refugee Tarek. Written by anonymous

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Greek | English | Arabic

Release Date:

23 March 2017 (Greece) See more »

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References The Shining (1980) See more »

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A stunning movie that everyone has to see!!!
4 October 2018 | by denisenikolakouSee all my reviews

Amerika Square is one of the most beautiful movies of the decade.This is a story of two friends taking place in one of the most historic squares in Athens. Through the tragic situation with the refugee issue and the mass movement throughout the world, weaving the embroidery of human relationships and their need to communicate and to be heard to each other. Visual aesthetics, wonderful music and touching performances, make this movie impossible to forget!


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