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A new convention between GFC – CNC for the support of Greek-French co-productions

A new convention between GFC – CNC for the support of Greek-French co-productions

cinepivates May 23, 2017 0

On May 22, during the 70th Cannes International Film Festival, the Greek Film Centre (GFC) and the Centre National du Cinéma et de l’ Image Animée (CNC) signed a new convention regarding the support

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The moment of Lanthimos’ at Cannes

The moment of Lanthimos’ at Cannes

cinepivates May 22, 2017 0

To be compared with Stanley Kubrick is not a small feat. But that’s exactly what Yorgos Lanthimos achieved with his new film The Killing of a Sacred Deer. A lot of critics compared the

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Teaser trailer for Nikos Kazantzakis biopic

Teaser trailer for Nikos Kazantzakis biopic

cinepivates May 13, 2017 0

The first teaser trailer for “Kazantzakis” the new biopic by Yannis Smaragdis about the famous writer came into light a few days ago. The film, a greek-french co-production tells the life story of Nikos

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Thessaloniki goes to Cannes

Thessaloniki goes to Cannes

cinepivates May 10, 2017 0

The long-awaited Virus by Angelos Frantzis and Polyxeni by Dora Masklavanou are among the 5 works in progress that will participate in the “Thessaloniki Goes to Cannes” event which will take place on Tuesday,

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Mary Tsoni, the actress from Dogtooth was found dead

Mary Tsoni, the actress from Dogtooth was found dead

cinepivates May 9, 2017 0

Mary Tsoni, the actress and musician, was found dead at the age of 30 years old in her apartment. Tsoni was born in Athens and studied in the State School of Orchestral Art and

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Greek films and projects @ Cannes

Greek films and projects @ Cannes

cinepivates May 5, 2017 0

Yorgos Lanthimos’ returnes to Cannes with his new project “The Killing of a Sacred Deer”, two years after “The Lobster” that won jury prize. The film participates in the competition section of the festival.

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Thanasis Neofotistos with “Peter and the Wolf” in First Films First

Thanasis Neofotistos with “Peter and the Wolf” in First Films First

cinepivates May 5, 2017 0

Greek director Thanasis Neofotistos will participate in First Films First, the Young Directors’ Academy for South-Eastern Europe by Goethe – Institut. The director goes with the project Peter and the Wolf. The Jury Committee looked

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“Son of Sofia” wins best picture at Tribeca

“Son of Sofia” wins best picture at Tribeca

cinepivates April 29, 2017 0

An important win for Elina Psykou’s new film “Son of Sofia” at Tribeca Film Festival. The film won best international film in the New York Festival founded by Robert De Niro among others. Two

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See the touching greek short, “Dream Toy”

See the touching greek short, “Dream Toy”

cinepivates March 6, 2017 0

Something lies beneath the bed of this cluttered kid’s room. What’s it waiting for? A rather exceptional hero stars in the wonderful -and moving- short film “Dream Toy”, which is now available online (and

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In the summer, Greece is a huge open-air cinema

In the summer, Greece is a huge open-air cinema

Αγγελική Στελλάκη July 8, 2016 0

I love summers in Greece. Not only the sun, the sea, this feeling that whatever happens, half an hour or an hour is enough for you to escape and find yourself somewhere that reminds you

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