Greek Actor Takis Spyridakis Passes Away at 61

Greek actor Takis Spyridakis passed away on Saturday after a battle with cancer. He was 61 years old. Takis Spyridakis was born in Aegina on...

Trailer Released for Film “74” Portraying Cyprus Invasion (Video)

Paul Lambis, an award-winning Greek Cypriot screenwriter, author, and director, is creating a full-length feature film about his Turkish invasion of Cyprus called “74.” Its...

Greek Director Yorgos Lanthimos Returns With New Movie

Following the ten Academy Awards nominations (and one win) for his movie “The Favourite”, Greek Director Yorgos Lanthimos is returning to cinemas with a short...

Costa-Gavras Film on the Greek Crisis Premieres at Venice Festival (video)

The eagerly-awaited film by Greek director Costa-Gavras, "Adults in the Room", made its world premiere on Saturday, August 31 at the Venice Film Festival. Adapted...

Prominent Greek Film Director Stavros Tsiolis Dies at 82

Greek film director and screenwriter Stavros Tsiolis died early on Tuesday in Athens, according to a post his family shared on Facebook. He was 82...

Tom Hanks Incognito in Greece for Rita Wilson Performance

Hollywood star Tom Hanks was in Athens to watch the performance of his wife Rita Wilson at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center on...

Matthew McConaughey’s Love Affair with Greece Continues for the Second Year

His latest film The Beach Bum was shot in Florida and was a success at the box office. But this time Matthew McConaughey was...

Open-Air Cinemas in Greece Offer Movies Under the Stars

Open-air cinemas are a delight which very few countries can offer. While for Greeks, catching a movie at a summer cinema and sipping a cold...

Greek Filmmaker Vasilis Kekatos Wins Short Film Palme d’Or at Cannes

Greek filmmaker Vasilis Kekatos won on Saturday at the 72nd Cannes Festival the Palme d’Or with the short film “The Distance Between Heaven and...
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Netflix, Amazon, Disney and Universal Representatives Explore Production in Greece

Representatives of major US entertainment studios, including Netflix, Amazon, Disney and Universal, recently concluded a visit to Greece, where they were briefed about the...

Greek-American John Kalafatis Partners With Nu Boyana to Open Studios in Thessaloniki

The CEO of New York-based York Studios, John Kalafatis, has partnered with Nu Boyana to open brand new state-of-the-art film stages in Thessaloniki. The Greek...

Director Costa-Gavras Hits Back at Critics Over Greek Government Grant

Award-winning director Costa-Gavras said on Friday that he is "deeply insulted" by allegations of favoritism in receiving state funds to produce a film based...

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