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Greek Director Yorgos Lanthimos Returns With New Movie

Following the ten Academy Awards nominations (and one win) for his movie “The Favourite”, Greek Director Yorgos Lanthimos is returning to cinemas with a short film called "Nimic". The new, twelve-minute-long film is a thriller, which Lanthimos co-wrote with Greek screenwriter...

Prominent Greek Film Director Stavros Tsiolis Dies at 82

Greek film director and screenwriter Stavros Tsiolis died early on Tuesday in Athens, according to a post his family shared on Facebook. He was 82 years of age. Tsiolis, best known in Greece for his film "Women Can Wait," was a...

Acclaimed Director Lanthimos To Participate in 2019 Cannes Film Festival Jury

Acclaimed Greek film director Yorgos Lanthimos will be among the members of this year's jury for the 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival, the event organizers announced on Monday. Lanthimos will be one of the four male members of the eight-member...

Haroula Rose’s First Feature Film Premieres May 10

Haroula Rose, a multi-talented Greek-American writer, actor, and singer/songwriter from Chicago, has just directed her first feature film. The movie, titled "Once Upon A River," is set to premiere on May 10 at the Bentonville Film Festival. The prestigious Bentonville...

Award Winning Director Dimos Abdeliodis Presents Film in Germany

By Aspasia Zontanou, Düsseldorf Award-winning director Dimos Abdeliodis presented his film "The Four Seasons of The Law” (“I Earini Synaxis Ton Agrofylakon”) last Thursday at the at the Filmmuseum Düsseldorf's own movie theater "Black Box", Germany. The director followed that up...

Costa-Gavras to Receive Lifetime Honor at European Film Awards

Greek director Costa-Gavras will receive an award for lifetime achievement at this year's European Film Awards. The legendary filmmaker who directed classics such as "Missing", "Z", "Music Box" and "Betrayed", will be honored by the European Film Academy at the...

Petros Antoniadis: The Young Cinematographer Making Waves

In the new generation of Greek filmmakers and behind the scenes talent, there are definitely a few standouts. 25-year old Petros Antoniadis, an up-and-coming director and cinematographer racking up awards and impressive distinctions in film festivals around the world,...

Nick Cassavetes Signs On to Direct ‘Have You Seen Her?’

Director Nick Cassavetes, the director of "The Notebook", once again finds himself helming a romantic drama, titled "Have You Seen Her?" The acclaimed indie director will have quite a lot of influence over the story, as he is currently co-writing...

Director Katie Cokinos on “I Dream Too Much” and Women in Hollywood

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBKJ5jNI1nE Katie Cokinos' film "I Dream Too Much" won high praise at festivals across the US, including the prestigious South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin. The movie tells the story of Dora (Eden Brolin), a recent college graduate who...

Director Spyros Evangelatos Dies at Age 77

Spyros Evangelatos, one of the most important Greek directors, died on Tuesday at the age of 77. Mr. Evangelatos was born in Athens, Greece, in 1940. He was a graduate of the Drama School of the National Theatre and the...