The Tree and the Swing (To Dendro Kai I Kounia)
Dir. Maria Douza. 2012, DCP. Greek with English subtitles. With Myrto Alikaki. In this handsomely photographed drama of repentance, acceptance and love, a prominent London cardiologist decides to return to Greece to try to reconcile with her estranged father. Uncovering long-hidden family secrets, she comes to understand how political realities can affect people’s lives, and she ultimately reaches a new level of self-awareness.
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