A House in Jerusalem
Young Rebecca is forced to move with her father from the UK to Jerusalem, in the hopes that a new beginning can help her heal from her mother’s sudden death. Soon after settling into an old house in a neighbourhood known as the Valley of the Ghosts, a series of mysterious events begin and Rebecca is blamed. Diving deep into ...
How to Have Sex
Driven by the pulsing neon lights of Malia and the encouragement of her friends, Tara (16) goes on a mission to lose hervirginity. But the holiday of a lifetime turns into something much darker when she enters the orbit of a group of older boys.
“Inside” is a hi concept psychological suspense drama following the struggles of an art thief who in his attempt to steal valuable pieces of art becomes trapped in a luxury, high-tech penthouse when his heist does not go as planned.
The film is an adaptation of the Man Booker Prize-nominated novel of the same name by Deborah Levy and is a dark comedy about a troubled married couple and their teenage daughter whose holiday is transformed by the naked stranger they find floating in the pool of their villa.
Based on the hit stage musical THE BAND featuring music from TAKE THAT.
A feel-good universal story of love and friendship, GREATEST DAYS follows five best friends who have the night of their lives at a concert from their favourite boy band. Twenty-five years later their lives have changed in a myriad of ways as they reunite to reminisce about their ...
Jacqueline (Cynthia Erivo), a young refugee, lands alone and penniless on a Greek island where she tries to survive, then to cope with her past. While gathering her strength, she begins a friendship with a rootless tour guide (Alia Shawkat) and together they find the resilience to forge ahead.
The Triangle of Sadness
A cruise for the super-rich sinks thus leaving survivors, including a fashion model celebrity couple, trapped on an island.
A boy grows up with his step-parents in Greece. At the age of twenty he unwittingly becomes the murderer of his natural father. He is sent to prison, where he falls in love with a woman who works there. Neither of them suspect that she is his mother. When he is released from prison, they live together and have ...
An Oak Tree Narrates Its Own Story
An Oak Tree Narrates Its Own Story is a coming-of-age drama exploring the fractured identities of a generation of post-war Greek-Albanian teenagers confronting adolescence while isolated from their own traditions behind the 'iron curtain' of a rising Albanian dictatorship.
Along the Way
On the border of Turkey and Iran, 19-year-old twins Zahra and Fatimah from Afghanistan lose their family. To survive in a hostile world of smugglers and drug dealers, they face choices and dilemmas that severely test their symbiotic relationship and conscience.
While travelling alone, Elena decides to change course on a whim and finds herself on a ferry to an island. Antonis is on that same ferry, on his way to the island cemetery where he hopes to bury an ossuary box. When his car breaks down, Elena offers him a ride to a hotel and then again, the next day to ...
The Future is an Elder Cow
Markos, an eccentric, chatty private investigator who’s deathly afraid of the dark, is hired by a mysterious, anonymous client to solve the murder of Petros Lontos, principal of the boarding school for the visually impaired “Topos”. He travels to a remote part of the countryside where the school is and enters the secluded community of the blind residents and ...
YUGOSLOVE is the story of an American couple in their early forties who goes on vacation in the former Yugoslavia to pay their respects to the old, abandoned Socialist “spomenik” monuments. Both of them are committed old school Socialists and this vacation has been their dream for some years now. But as they approach middle age, their lives are changing, ...
Kyuka – Journeying to the Moon through the Endless Sea
A single father and his two adult twin children go on a sailing holiday to the island of Poros, where the twins come across and befriend two girls, and get to meet their parents - including, unbeknownst to them, their birth mother, who abandoned them when they were small.
When a magic trick goes awry at a children’s birthday party, the authoritative father of the family turns into a chicken. An avalanche of coincidental absurdities befalls everyone; the mother, whose mundane life was dedicated to her husband and children, is now urged to come to the fore and take care of her family. While moving heaven and earth to bring ...
Autumn 2015. Two Spanish lifeguards, Oscar and Gerard, travel to the Greek island of Lesbos after seeing the heart-wrenching photograph of a little boy drowned in the Mediterranean Sea. They arrive to discover a shocking reality: thousands of people risking their lives every day by trying to cross the sea in the most precarious of vessels, fleeing from armed conflicts ...
Do not Hesitate
After the sudden disappearance of their superior, three young soldiers are left to guard a military vehicle by themselves. As their situation and the scorching desert heat renders them increasingly disconnected from reality, an encounter with a local boy escalates into a fight that will mark their lives forever.
Martha and Betty have known each other for twenty years and they have decided to break through. Their goal is in front of them, with disaster looming from behind. What the two best friends also share are problems with their fathers that have been smoldering for ages; unresolved relationships that hang over them like storm clouds; filled to the brim ...
Babak, an Iranian student in Greece, doesn’t show up to welcome his visiting parents at the Athens airport. Pari and her older husband, both devout Muslims abroad for the first time, are ill-prepared to search for their son in an intimidating and alien environment. All their attempts to find a clue that might lead them to him prove to be in vain and they soon reach a dead end. But Pari can’t give ...
At the margins of a city somewhere in the south of Europe, a young couple start their day with their job routine: collecting deceased pets from homes and taking them to a pet crematorium. Outside of their job’s constraints, they also collect and cremate roadkill found during their drives. In this desolate environment, the couples’ stoic perseverance creates a space ...
One man’s plans for a peaceful and solitary camping trip in a desolate beach are turned upside down when a woman arrives on the very same beach and storms into his life. Hardly able to communicate, yet still undeniably attracted to each other, they embark on a tumultuous push-and-pull relationship, which will bring out a ferocity they didn’t know they ...
After thirty years of serving as a Greek Orthodox priest in the US, Tom Avramis, a man known in the community for his charismatic personality and dynamic speaking abilities, unexpectedly decides to leave the priesthood. When a video-diary from the past is discovered, in which Tom confesses to himself the deeper thoughts, burdens and doubts he experienced being a spiritual leader, ...
A reclusive old scientist leaves his solitary life behind to join a group of young admirers at the cost of his own sanity.
An ageing Serbian neuroscientist lives a reclusive life in Athens, having been branded as a paranoid schizophrenic for his radical research on the effects of electromagnetic radiation on humans. But when, decades later, he is rediscovered by a ...
READY is a stop-motion animated short film offering a peek into the unseen world inside the grand Greek Parliament building and the people who work there, finding the comedy in mundane, bizarre, hilarious everyday, and throwaway, moments - aren’t we all human after all?
Window to the Sea
Faced with life changing news, Maria, a fifty-five year old Spanish woman from Bilbao, chooses to take a trip to Greece with her closest girlfriends against the advice of her son and doctors. A spontaneous decision leads her to the island of Nisyros, a tiny haven of peace and calm that immediately feels like home. While exploring the beautiful island ...
Anna and Phaedra
Anna is a 30 year old actress who strives to be looked at. Phaedra is a 30 year old woman who doesn’t know what it means to look or to be looked at, as she was born blind.When Anna meets Phaedra for the research of her new part, she will be confronted with someone who cannot actually look at her ...
Anna and Petros, a Greek couple who recently moved to an industrial Siberian town on account of Petros’ work, are shocked to discover Anna is pregnant with no prior intercourse. Did she cheat? Are they victims of a conspiracy? Or blessed with a miracle? Looking for a logical explanation to their situation, Petros starts distrusting Anna, who chooses to embrace ...
A day in the life of an elderly woman living alone in downtown Athens. Based on a novel by Takis Serefas.
Acquitted of a fatal on-duty incident but tormented by its harrowing personal repercussions, a police officer and impending father struggles to piece his uprooted life back together while sent on leave to a holiday resort in Greece.
South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is different, secretive, emotionally frail. One day his mother, fiercely religious, brings home Pieter, a hardened street orphan she wants to save, and asks Janno to makes this stranger into his brother. The two boys ...
Markos Timoleon, an Onassis-like Greek tycoon, is celebrating his daughter’s 25th birthday on his private island. There, he will face an unpredictable chain of events that will threaten his dominance and shake his very existence.
Based on Panos Karnezis’ acclaimed novel, “Birthday Party” is a drama set in the late 70’s world of jet-setters, where glamorous parties meet Greek tragedies and ...
This is the story of Copa-Loca, an abandoned Greek summer resort. Paulina is the girl at the heart of Copa-Loca. Everyone cares for her and she cares about everyone – in every possible way.
Lena Platonos, a major figure in the Greek music scene who has proven to be ahead of her time in terms of her groundbreaking work in electronica, is now receiving a surge of international attention, thanks to album re-issues and remixes. Both established and up-and-coming artist cite her as a key influence for her experimentations in sound, her eerie lyrics ...
Son of Sofia
Athens, 2004 summer Olympic Games. 11-year-old Misha arrives from Russia to live with his mother, Sofia. What he doesn’t know is that there is a father waiting for him there. While Greece is living the Olympic dream, Misha will get violently catapulted into the adult world, riding on the dark side of his favorite fairy tales.
The Surface of Things
There is an urban myth in Athens about Errinyos, the ancient underground river, that no one ever saw except four teenage girls in the 1980s at the “neighbourhood of hell”. Today an anthropologist who researches on the myth, locates three of these girls, now in their forties, and their former teacher, and has to face four testimonies on the mysterious ...
My Friend Larry Gus
In 2009 Larry Gus -a “flowertonica” musician, as a journalist has described him-was found via myspace.com from the US based record label DFA, record label of LCD SOUND SYSTEM and SURAHN among others, and was asked to deliver a record for them. Larry left Barcelona and his studies and returned to his village to find peace and dedicate himself to ...
A documentary about ownership.
BOOTY looks at the status of cultural treasures taken from their country of origin. Voices demanding repatriation are getting stronger. Museum directors talk about why their institution is the rightful owner and custodian of certain objects. People demanding repatriation explain the necessity of guarding their cultural heritage in an accessible place in the home country. BOOTY also ...
Michalis has a plan and awaits. His father leaves. Now he is alone with a knife, his mother, his sister and his brother.
Thessaloniki, 1917. As Dimitri Komninos is born, a fire sweeps through the thriving multicultural city, where Christians, Jews and Moslems live side by side. It is the first of many catastrophic events that will change forever this city, as war, fear and persecution begin to divide its people. Five years later, young Katerina escapes to Greece when her home in ...
The Sky Above Us
The Sky Above Us is an authentic, contemporary drama about the bombing of Belgrade in 1999. Ana, Sloba and Bojan: three different people, three different ways of hanging onto normal life in the most difficult of situations. The NATO bombings took place 15 years ago. Unfortunately still today similar wars continue to shake and divide Europe and the world. When ...
The Eternal Return of Antonis Paraskevas
Antonis arrives to a hotel resort by the sea. It is winter time the hotel is closed and Antonis drifts around alone. He has a lot of time to kill. Until TV announces the disappearance of the famous anchorman Antonis Paraskevas
Standing Aside, Watching
Grey skies. Farmland. Old depots. An empty station.
A train arrives on the platform. None exits, except for Antigone, a young woman in her 30s. This is Th. a small Greek town, the place Antigone returns after many years of absence.
Antigone is determined to settle in. She goes to the local bar for a drink; she meets friends from the old ...
Boy Eating the Bird’s Food
A 22-year-old boy in Athens has no job, no money, no girlfriend and no food to eat, but he’s got a canary bird and a beautiful singing voice. When he finds himself without a home, he has to seek a shelter for his bird. And when the bird gets trapped inside the shelter, the boy has to find some help. ...
Summer in Athens. Heatwave blasts the city. A teenage skateboarder sets out for a normal day with his friends. A middle-aged man struggles with raising his family, a job he dislikes and an impending nervous breakdown. This is a portrait of Athens. A film about a city and a society in crisis. Inspired by true events.