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  • Summary: 17-year-old Sasha (Papadopolous) is the center of a gang of hustling kids who live on the drug infested fringes of Athens society. Kazakhstan refugees, they are shunned in their new homeland, even though they are ethnic Greeks.
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  1. Positive: 1 out of 9
  2. Negative: 1 out of 9
  1. It captures a gritty urban reality without moralizing or sentimentalizing its hapless young protagonist.
  2. Reviewed by: Ken Fox
    60
    If it's not an entirely wholesome portrait of the immigrant experience, it's certainly an entertaining one.
  3. Reviewed by: Chuck Wilson
    50
    An impressive work that's ultimately undone by its excessive style.
  4. Gratuitous, yes, but Giannaris has the visual finesse to make it work.
  5. All the jazzy effects and jumpy editing merely move us quicker to an otherwise predetermined tragedy.
  6. 38
    Feels like a Greek version of "My Own Private Idaho."

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