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1. Mia aioniotita kai mia mera
2. Do widzenia, do jutra
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I said I would join this WC again from the knock-out rounds, so I will try to watch all from now. And I'm off with a pretty good start.

1. Mia aioniotita kai mia mera [Eternity and a Day] (1998): 8.0 - Angelopoulos knows very well how to mix memories and reality. Some of the long takes, f.e. the marriage scene, are fantastic.
Am I the only one who thinks that it would have been even better if an aged Marcello Mastroianni would have actually done the lead as was the original idea? (Not to knock on Ganz who does a very good job)
2. Do widzenia, do jutra [Good Bye, Till Tomorrow] (1960): 7.2 - pretty decent nouvelle vague romance movie.
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1. Mia aioniotita kai mia mera
2. Do widzenia, do jutra...
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1. Mia aioniotita kai mia mera - 7ish - this felt like I was watching it for eternity and a day. The first hour was quite good, but then it meandered into uninteresting sideplots and dreams and visions. I'm a narrative guy at heart. Still, it wasn't that bad, and it was interesting to see Hitler as an old man when he was actually younger.

2. Do widzenia, do jutra... - 6.4 - if anyone asked me to rewatch this film I'm probably tell them goodbye, until tomorrow and end the conversation there. It was boring and the main character is unsympathetic that I didn't want to watch it. It's been three years since I saw it and all I can remember is that the cinematography was good, but ultimately I finished the film unsatisfied.
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After a 14-14 tie it's Greece again now.

Image Mia aioniotita kai mia mera: 18
Image Do widzenia, do jutra…: 14
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2. Mia aioniotita kai mia mera
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1. Greece
2. Poland

Thanks, nominators. Solid picks, the both of 'em.
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funkybusiness wrote: January 17th, 2019, 7:47 am 1. Greece
2. Poland
Not sure if Joachim would accept this.
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1. Mia aioniotita kai mia mera
2. Do widzenia, do jutra

copy-pasted, thanks above
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Mario Gaborović wrote: January 17th, 2019, 10:17 am
funkybusiness wrote: January 17th, 2019, 7:47 am 1. Greece
2. Poland
Not sure if Joachim would accept this.
Huh? :shrug:
Country names? Already been done, I think.
he or A. or Armo or any

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Image Mia aioniotita kai mia mera: 19
Image Do widzenia, do jutra…: 15

Deadline is over. Greece wins. Congratulations to tommy_leazaq. Also thanks to sebby for his pick and the 34 people who voted this match.
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Mario Gaborović wrote: January 17th, 2019, 11:24 am Image Mia aioniotita kai mia mera: 19
Image Do widzenia, do jutra…: 15

Deadline is over. Greece wins. Congratulations to tommy_leazaq. Also thanks to sebby for his pick and the 34 people who voted this match.
I just got here to write this, but you beat me. :thumbsup:
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