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Colin Farrell in New Film by Greek Yorgos Lanthimos

Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz will be starring in Yorgos Lanthimos new film entitled The Lobster. This time, the Greek director’s film will be in the English language. It has already been announced that actors Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Olivia...

Lanthimos’ English Language Debut Gets its Lead Cast

Academy Award-nominated Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos is making his English language debut with "The Lobster," and now the film finally has its lead cast. Jason Clarke ("Zero Dark Thirty") has joined the cast that also includes Lea Seydoux (Adele Exarchopoulos'...

Yorgos Lanthimos Set to Begin First English Language Film

Academy Award nominee Yorgos Lanthimos, who garnered much attention for his film "Dogtooth," is set to make his English-language film debut with "The Lobster." The director will begin shooting the film in Ireland this fall. The love story takes place in...

Panorama of Contemporary Greek Cinema in Paris

After a four-year absence, the Panorama of Contemporary Greek Cinema returns to Paris at the Balzac Cinema from March 20 to 25, with a selection of the Greek cinema's best moments during the past two years. The 7th edition of...

Lanthimos’ “Alps” Named One of the Best 10 Films in 2012

Yorgos Lanthimos' "Alps," a story about the afterlife, has been receiving critical acclaim and accolades in its year-long festival run, winning awards at the Venice, Sofia International and Sydney Film Festivals. It can now add "One of the 10...

Greek Director Yorgos Lanthimos Won Prize at the Sydney Film Festival for Alps Movie

The new generation of Greeks is trying to show everyone that Greece can still hold its own and that their ideas are able of winning accolades. Filmmakers and athletes are both doing their best to send the message that...

‘Dead Europe’ Debuts at Sydney Film Festival

The debut of the film "Dead Europe," directed by Tony Krawitz, will be made at the 2012 Sydney Film Festival. The movie is an adaptation of Greek writer Christos Tsiolkas' awarded book. The main character of Tsiolkas' story is a Greek young man of...

13 Greek Movies to be Presented in Berlin!

The Hellenic Cultural Institute of Berlin and Greek Film Center have organized a film festival with Greek movies in Berlin. Arsenal cinema presents, until May 30, 13 modern Greek movies filmed from 2009 through 2012. Despite the financial crisis, these...