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The River

To potami

Directed by Nikos Koundouros
Greece, 1960
Action, Drama

Synopsis

Three villagers steal a cross from a monastery, but their greed will lead them to death and the river will carry their offence to the sea. A Greek border patrolman will pay for his hesitation with his life and will fall dead from the gunfire of the enemy side.

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The River Directed by Nikos Koundouros

Awards & Festivals

Thessaloniki Film Festival

1960 | 2 wins including: Best Director