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29 Ratings

Stratos

Το Μικρό Ψάρι

Directed by Yannis Economides
Greece, Germany, 2014
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Mikro psari follows the story of Stratos, who works the nightshift at a bakery, and is a contract killer by day. He’s trying to raise funds to organize the escape of Leonidas, the friend who saved him while he was in jail. He owes him his life, and Stratos isn’t one to forget.

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Stratos Directed by Yannis Economides
A neo-noir style of film, Stratos is masterly in all its elements. Like [Xenia and A Blast], it is open to various allegorical readings about crisis, both economic and moral.
December 23, 2014
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Yannis Economides’ Stratos could be described as great, albeit trying for those unfamiliar with one of Greece’s finest and therefore unprepared for 137 minutes of verbal mayhem… As his 2010 Knifersuggested, Economides has a taste for the unpleasant and knows how to make trash-talking crooks look exciting. As he sees it, Greece gets what it deserves.
May 07, 2014
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[Stratos] begins with an Elmore Leonard-flavoured humour and savagery in its story of a tired hit man who gradually begins to realize he’s getting screwed; but then, it just simply runs out of gas.
March 27, 2014
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