Τhe Asia Minor Catastrophe constitutes a milestone in modern Greek History, leaving its indelible mark not only on the nation’s collective consciousness but also on its artistic, literary and cinematic depiction. Based on the book The Numbe…

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A Day in the Life of a Teddy Bear is the first feature film co-produced by Greece and China. It follows Liu Jinxi, a Chinese violin player, and Panos, a Greek architect; after their chance meeting, brought on by a discarded teddy bear, they embark on…

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"Having met by chance on the way to an island, a woman and a man decide to wander around together in search of a good place to bury a metallic box." Elena is a dancer, a wife and mother, running away from a stifling reality; Antonis is a lonely man,…

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MOTHERLAND, I SEE YOU is a moving film festival, dedicated to salvaging, preserving, screening and studying films from the diverse Greek film production of the 20th Century. The festival, an initiative of the Hellenic Film Academy under th…

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In the spring of 2020, during the Covid-19 lockdown period in Greece, the staff and administration of a nursing home in a northern suburb of Athens decided to self-isolate within the facility so as to rule out the possibility of infection. Their vol…

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In the year 2021, Greece celebrates the Bicentenary of the Greek War of Independence, the Greek revolution against Ottoman rule, which led to the establishment of the Modern Greek state. A series of celebrations taking place throughout…

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The 18th Annual San Francisco Greek Film Festival will take place online April 16-25, 2021, with all screenings available in the United States and Canada free of charge. This year’s line-up of films includes 15 short films, including &ldqu…

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Ruben Östlund @2020 Τhe Τriangle Of Sadness

According to Production Guide Greece – Winter 2021, an annual publication by the Hellenic Film Commission of the Greek Film Centre, Greece is definitely a spotlight filming destination i…

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Born in Athens, filmmaker and writer Dimitris Athanitis studied cinema and architecture. A member of the European and Greek Film Academy, he has directed ten feature and four short films: "Medea" (2021), “Labyrinth” (docume…

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Digger” by Georgis Grigorakis is a contemporary Western about a native farmer who lives and works alone in a farmhouse in the heart of a mountain forest in Northern Greece. For years he has been battling with an expanding industrial Mons…

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