About the film
Face to Face
Release Date: June 13, 1966
|Genres||:||Comedy, Romance, Drama|
|Production Companies||:||Alter Ego Productions|
|Writers||:||Roviros Manthoulis, Kostas Mourselas|
The film’s main theme is the temporary affair of a professor of English (Kostas Messaris) with the daughter of a wealthy family, whom he tutors in order for her to marry an English businessman. The hero’s disappointment and his lost dreams make him blame his employers for his personal failure, but his need makes him accept their offers. In his dreams he identifies them with the Germans during the Occupation. Besides his love affair with the daughter Varvara (Eleni Stavropoulou), which stops abruptly after the arrival of the Englishman, the professor succumbs to another affair with the mother (Theano Ioannidou).