The Face and the City

The Face and the City

The Face and the City is an ambient film concerning the play The Pre-last of the Monikins – A monologue without a Beginning and without an End, by Paris Tacopoulos. It is a film of Beckett’s style atmosphere and Joyce’s style content as a narrative peculiarity imposed by oral speech when encountering the moving image.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

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Direction: Alexandros Fassois
Script: Paris Tacopoulos, Alexandros Fassois
Cinematography: Alexandros Fassois
Editing: Alexandros Fassois
Sound: Filippos Peristeris
Music: Alef Project
Actors: Nikos Kalamo, Mania Papadimitriou, Lefteris Vlachos
Production: Ideogramma Film Amargi
Producers: Marina Prousianou, Alexandros Fassois
Co-production: Heironomia Ekfrasis, PolisView web radio
Co-producers: Sofia Theophani, Pyrros Pantazis, Dimosthenis Gavalas
Sets: Athina Nikolaou
Format: DCP
Color: Color, B&W
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2021
Duration: 86'
Contact: Alexandros Fassois,

Alexandros Fassois

Alexandros Fassois is a film, theater, and digital multimedia director. Orientated towards experimental forms of art and combinatorial techniques of non-narrative cinema, the third theater, the music of the environment, as well as the encounter of philosophy and sciences with new technologies.


1987 The Skin of Time (short)
1987 Ideogramme Amargi (short)
1988 Humble Prince Lucifer (short)
1989 Sarcophagus Intimate Topos (short)
1990 Dreamy Death Brother (short)
1991 De Profundis (short)
1992 Images of the Fluid World (short)
1993 Palimpsest (short)
1994 The Brother (short)
1996 The Unknown Race
1998 Nekyia
2018 Hollow Testament
2019 Utopias
2020 Citizen Monikin
2021 The Face and the City