Mavro livadi / Black Field

TitleMavro livadi / Black Field
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsMarinakis, Vardis
Running Time104 min
Date Released11/2009
DistributorMedia Luna New Films
Publication LanguageGreek

Set during the Cretan War, part of the larger conflict between the Republic of Venice and the Ottoman Empire, two young lovers try to escape the conflict and social norms. A wounded Janissary, forcibly conscripted at a young age by the Ottoman Empire, arrives at a nunnery. He falls in love with his caregiver, Sister Anthi. He soon discovers how Anthi escaped his fate by becoming a nun.

Original PublicationΜαύρο Λιβάδι (Mavro livadi)
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