Text: Mary Giatra
Brad Pitt, the Beatles and Sophocles. No matter how different these three sound, they are all part of this week’s agenda. Enjoy!
WORLD WAR Z
Action, Drama and Horror star in the movie proposal of the week. The plot is about a United Nations employee -Brad Pitt- who traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments. The movie premieres today, June 27th in the greek theaters. Don’t miss it!
The Beatles’ legendary 1965 movie, is coming out in dvd and blue-ray. Celebrating the occasion, the producers have also created a 30min documentary that contains all the backstage info that Beatles’ fans around the world should know. Watch Ringo finding himself the sacrifice target of a cult and George, John and Paul coming to his rescue.
A theatrical performance of one of the most celebrated greek tragedies, is being held at the Benaki Museum and more specifically in the Pireos Street Atrium. The viewers will have the chance to watch Sophocles’ historical play with a modern twist, that will make it more contemporary than ever. Directed by Natassa Triantafylli, it is a work about the “Darkness of Misunderstanding”. With Lena Papaligoura, Vicky Papadopoulou, Christos Sapountzis, Orfeas Avgoustidis and an original score by Monika.
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CIVILISATION (GENRES AND CASES)
Metamatic: taf presents for the summer of 2013 an exhibition by the group bijoux de kant, curated by Alexios Papazacharias. The exhibition opens today, Thursday and will run until 2 September 2013. It is a part of the group’s artistic program and expression that will present works of many fields of art like painting, sculpture, video and photography, all by contemporary greek artists. At taf, 5 Normanou str, Monastiraki
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