Greek Actress Keti Papanika Passes Away at 75

Well-known Greek actress Keti Papanikou has died at the age of 75, after a battle with cancer. Papanikou studied Drama at the National Theater and...

Popular Greek Actor Stathis Psaltis Passes Away at 66

Stathis Psaltis, one of the most popular comedians of the past few decades, passed away at on Friday April 21, after losing his battle...

Lanthimos’ ‘Killing of a Sacred Deer’ to Compete in Cannes Film Festival

Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos will participate in the competitive section of the 70th Cannes Film Festival, according to the official programme announced on Thursday. Lanthimos...

Popular Greek Actor Stathis Psaltis Fighting for his Life in Hospital

Popular Greek actor Stathis Psaltis is being hospitalized in critical condition suffering from inoperable lung cancer, with doctors saying that only a miracle could...

SNF Awards Grant to Further Promote the Academy Award Nominated Film ‘4.1 Miles’

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (www.SNF.org) has announced a grant that would further support the promotion of the Academy Award nominated short film, “4.1 Miles."...

Screening of Daphne Matziaraki’s Documentary ‘4.1 Miles’ at the UN

The Oscar-nominated short documentary "4.1 Miles" directed by Greek student Daphne Matziaraki is to be screened at the United Nations headquarters in New York...

64 Greek Documentaries in 19th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival

64 Greek documentaries will participate in the 19th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival that will be held from March 3 to March 12. A total of 110 proposals...

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...

Greek Documentary ‘Little Island’ Mesmerizes (video)

Nominated in the 2016 Los Angeles Short Film Festival, "Little Island" by Angelos Psomopoulos and Alex Vilaras mesmerizes audiences with its simple beauty. "Little Island"...

Greek Actor-Director Petros Fyssoun Passes Away at 83

Greek actor and director Petros Fyssoun passed away on Monday at age 83, after being hospitalized since November 20 suffering a respiratory infection. Petros Fyssoun...

Greek Student Wins Student Academy Award for her Documentary ‘4.1 Miles’

Daphne Matziaraki, a Greek student at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism has won a Student Academy Award for her film 4.1 Miles. Daphne is one of...

BFI Lists the 10 Best Greek Movies [see trailers]

Christina Newland submitted her listing of 10 great Greek films on the British Film Institute's (BFI) site. She points to the Greek movie industry's...

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