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Directed by Andreas Thomopoulos
Greece, 1975


Aldevaran is an imaginary city where the word-maven and poet Dimitris, the prostitute Magdalene and the rock musician Chris live together. Dimitris is informed by his doctors that he has only two two months to live. The film is about it, with him wandering in an ugly city taht is alsodying with him.

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Aldevaran Directed by Andreas Thomopoulos

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    The poet is about to die, but I can't feel despair. Before judging Papini's political affiliations, how many artists of the Word have actually attempted as merciless a disembowelment as he mounts in "The Failure"? Pity, scorn, laughter or dismissing notions of grandeur psychopathology fail to shield off in full the finished man's loquacious screams. The poet rots and darn I wish Y. Mishima taught him to paint odors..

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