To ergostasio (1981)

In high hopes of getting a loan to update his antiquated machinery, a financially hard-pressed owner of an old tannery turns to a well-to-do migrant who wants to marry his young daughter. Could he be the solution to the family's problems?


Tasos Psarras


Lazaros Pavlidis (novel), Tasos Psarras
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Vasilis Kolovos ... Giorgos Papyros
Vana Fitsori Vana Fitsori ... Katina Papyrou
Dimitra Hatoupi Dimitra Hatoupi ... Valentini Papyrou
Dimitris Spyrou Dimitris Spyrou ... Aris Papyros
Mihalis Bogiaridis Mihalis Bogiaridis ... Apostolis
Dimitri Aronis ... Lefteris
Kostas Konstantinidis Kostas Konstantinidis
Lefteris Papadimitriou Lefteris Papadimitriou
Christos Papastergiou Christos Papastergiou
Stelios Goutis Stelios Goutis
Christos Vassos Christos Vassos
Vasilis Vranas Vasilis Vranas
Themis Bazaka ... Bank Clerk
Zafiris Katramadas Zafiris Katramadas
Thanasis Papadimitriou Thanasis Papadimitriou


Financially hard-pressed, the honest and hard-working owner of a decrepit tannery, Yorgos Papiros, fights tooth and nail to keep afloat. Against the backdrop of trying times, Yorgos--almost stubbornly--nurtures his noble dream of modernising the family business by getting a loan from the National Bank to update his antiquated machinery; however, he keeps having the door slammed in his face when he asks for help. Now, the well-to-do migrant, Apostolis, has set his sights on marrying Yorgos' high-school daughter and aspiring actress, Valentini. Could he be the solution to the family's problems? Written by Nick Riganas

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Release Date:

21 October 1981 (Greece) See more »

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The Factory See more »

Filming Locations:

Axioupoli, Kilkis, Greece See more »

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Greek Film Center See more »
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The movie was screened during 1981-1982 and sold 34,066 tickets. It came 33rd out of 45 movies. See more »

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