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Joe Hill [R]

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Joe Hill 

Μυθοπλασία / Fiction Σουηδία, ΗΠΑ / Sweden, USA, 1971, 118′, DCP, Έγχρ. / Color, Με ήχο / Sound, Αγγλικά, Σουηδικά, Ιταλικά / English, Swedish, Italian

Σκηνοθεσία / Direction Bo Widerberg Σενάριο / Screenplay Bo Widerberg Μοντάζ / Editing Bo Widerberg Φωτογραφία / Photography Peter Davidsson & Jörgen Persson Μουσική / Music Stefan Grossmann Ηθοποιοί / Cast Thommy Berggren, Anja Schmidt Kelvin Malave, Evert Anderson Παραγωγός / Producer Waldemar Bergendahl Bo Widerberg Προέλευση ταινίας / Film Source Malavida Αποκατάσταση / Restoration Malavida & SFI

Joe rides the rails across America, wandering from city to city as an organizer for the I.W.W (a.k.a. the Wobblies), an idealistic organization of unskilled and migrant laborers fighting for one big union to fight for all workers in the world. When the authorities charge him for a murder the trial provokes worldwide protest as it is apparent that Hill is framed for his struggles and is innocent…

Bo Gunnar Widerberg

He was a Swedish film director, writer, editor and actor. His films include Elvira Madigan (1967), The Man on the Roof (1976), Victoria (1979), The Serpent’s Way (1986) and All Things Fair (1995).



The 9th Athens Avant-Garde Film Festival is carried out in the context of “Cinephilia in the New Age II” which is funded by the European Union — European Regional Development Fund (Operational Programme ROP ATTIKI of NSRF 2014-2020). All actions are carried out under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports.