Echoes Of The Past, starring the late Max von Sydow, is getting its UK release in February, it’s been revealed.

The late Max von Sydow left behind an enviable catalogue of work when we sadly lost him back in 2020. Now though, his final film role is getting a UK release.

It’s a historical drama by the name of Echoes Of The Past, which also stars Astrid Roos and comes from Greek helmer Nicholas Dimmitropoulos. Inspired by true events the production is billed as “the first film to explore the Kalavryta Holocaust and the infamous massacre of Kalavryta by Nazi troops on December 13, 1943”.

Reel2Reel films has picked up the movie for UK distribution, and will be giving Echoes Of The Past a release via digital platforms from Monday 21st February.

For the minute, we’ll leave you with the official synopsis…

When the Greek government launches a multi-billion legal claim for war reparations, Caroline Martin (Astrid Roos – Dreamland) a high-flying lawyer representing the German government visits Kalavryta to investigate. An unexpected encounter with the last survivor of the tragedy, Nikolaos Andreou (Max Von Sydow) leads them both down a dark chapter of history as the traumatic past comes to light once again. As the pair grapple with the painful Echoes of the Past they are changed forever..

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