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New Hollywood Productions to Be Filmed in Thessaloniki, Greece

Two new Hollywood films will be shot in Thessaloniki, Greece's cultural capital, creating job opportunities for Greek professionals in the industry. The movies are Red Sonja, a science fiction and action remake of its already existing comic book and 1985...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Becomes Movie Producer Eyeing an Oscar

Giannis Antetokounmpo has become a movie producer eyeing an Oscar with the National Geographic documentary The Flagmakers. The Greek basketball player recently signed on to the National Geographic documentary as executive producer, and it looks like a strong Oscar contender. The...

Cinobo, the Greek Movie Streaming Alternative to Netflix

The first Greek platform to be purely dedicated to streaming, made a brave launch in spring 2020 and has already exceeded expectations.

Greece Becomes a Movie Hub with 18 International Productions in 2021

Up to eighteen international movies will be shot in Greece in 2021, confirming that the country is on the path to become a filming hub.

"The Greek": A Documentary about the only One-Armed Boxer in the World

  Watch the "The Greek," a documentary that tells the story of the only one-armed boxer in the world, Vaggelis Chatzis. Although the story of a unique fighter who has only one arm and still gets in the ring with able-bodied...

It’s a Wrap! The Many Highlights at Delphi Bank 23rd Greek Film Festival

The Delphi Bank 23rd Greek Film Festival took place from October 12 -23 and treated its audience to screenings of award-winning feature films and documentaries. The festival started back in 1988 and since has become one of the highlights of...

‘Of Heroes and Villains’: Kalavryta Holocaust and Hitler’s Banning of Comic Books on the Big Screen

Until recently the subject of the banning of comic books in Nazi Germany was very rarely discussed. However, a film production company called TerraMagma Pictures LLC based in Burbank, California and founded by Greeks Dimitrios Katsantonis and Steven Priovolos, is...

Ancient Greek Mythology and a Greek Animator in Disney’s World

All people hide a young child in their heart. Now is the time to leave your trouble at the door and spend a little time reading about Disney’s magical world. Disney’s history has not always been marked with success. The...

USA: Made in Hellas (Trailer)

Having met or written about many amazing individuals of Greek descent in America, we felt the need to visually document some of the most intriguing stories we had access to. This is what Greek Reporter's new documentary, USA: Made in Hellas,...

Amanda Seyfried: ‘Filming in Greece Was a Career Highpoint’

When asked in a recent interview about her still flourishing career, "Mamma Mia!" star Amanda Seyfried said that besides singing at last year's Oscars, "filming in Greece" was another major highpoint. "'Mamma Mia!' was a big break for me," the...