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Greek Filmmaker's Movie "Lobster" to Premiere October 22nd in Athens

The film "Lobster" by Yorgos Lanthimos will make its official premiere in Athens, on October 22nd. The first English-language film by Lanthimos, starring Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz, won the Jury Prize at the 68th Cannes Film Festival. It...

Greek Director Costas Gavras Honored at Cannes Film Festival

The film festival in Cannes organized the screening of Costas Gavras' classic film “Z” on Monday, in a restored version in honor of the award-winning Greek-French film director and producer. Cannes Film Festival artistic director Thierry Frémaux praised Gavras' work for its ability to cross...

Lanthimos’ ‘The Lobster’ Begins Filming, Adds More Cast Members

"The Lobster," the first English language film from Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos, is moving forward and adding more exceptional talent to its already impressive ensemble cast. John C. Reilly ("Magnolia," "The Aviator") is joining Colin Farrell (who replaces Jason Clarke), Rachel...

Famous Greek Movies You Need to Watch

Greek cinema has a longer history than people usually think when they associate the words Greece and cinema. Several Greek films have come a long way and are actually famous outside the country’s borders. Perhaps the first movie that comes...

2012 Top Greek Movers and Shakers in Entertainment

In 2012, Hollywood saw plenty of Greek talent emerge - some new names and faces, as well as already established industry folks, that make Greece proud with their accomplishments. Here are 12 Greeks that made an impact in the...