FRIDAY, NOV 16

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018   |   7:00PM

POLYXENI (feature)

 

Writer: Dora Masklavanou

 

Director: Dora Masklavanou

 

Starring: Katia Goulioni, Ozgur Emre Yildirim, Lydia Fotopoulou, Akyllas Karazissis

 

In 1955 a couple of prominent Greek Istanbulites adopt an orphan Greek girl from the town of their origin. They offer her a powerful family name and ensure her devotion. Twelve-year-old Polyxeni is separated from her younger brother. She embarks on a new life and a future that looks bright. She receives an education, comes of age and falls in love. She has a lust for life, while unsuspicious of the devious plan of annihilation that others are weaving behind her back, targeting her large inheritance.

SATURDAY SHORTS!

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   12:00PM

TWO OF FIVE MILLION (short)

 

Writers: Socratis Zavitsanos, Diamantis Zavitsanos

 

Directors: Socratis Zavitsanos, Diamantis Zavitsanos

 

Starring: Diamantis Zavitsanos, Socratis Zavitsanos, Jim Gianakopoulos, Taqi Hasnain

 

Mohammed and Abhad, cousins from Deir Ez-Zor, Syria, flee from ISIS and leave everything they have behind to seek opportunity and freedom. While one makes it out okay, the other is not so lucky...

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   12:16PM

CONFINED (short)

 

Writers: Socratis Zavitsanos, Diamantis Zavitsanos

 

Directors: Socratis Zavitsanos, Diamantis Zavitsanos

 

Starring: William Hamilton, Myles Black, Anthony Suber

 

When Myles is held at gunpoint in crime-ridden Baltimore, his life is forever changed…

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   12:23PM

PET (short)

 

Writers: Chris Moraitis (Dialogues: Katerina Filiotou)

 

Director: Chris Moraitis

 

Starring: Marina Adonatou, Roberto Grosu, Maria Mandalinou, Vassilis Risvas

 

Dimitris (a 10 years old boy) is the only child of a rich family. The only person that took care of him, his grandma, is dead. Now his only companion is his pet guinea pig. When Dimitris parents decide a cruel future for him, Dimitris in order to survive he “cripples” the most pure side of himself.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   12:40PM

KALINIXTA (short)

 

Writer: Thanos Kermitsis

 

Director: Thanos Kermitsis

 

Starring: George Triantafyllidis, Tasos Dedes, Natasa Exintaveloni, George Chouliaras

 

Greece is now full of ruins. Everyone is trying to survive at any cost after the disaster. Everyone but Kostas, who, along with his friend Tassos, is looking for Vicky, trying to understand the cause of their separation. The only thing that keeps Kostas in his senses is his love for Vicky. And when Greeks are in love, survival comes second. He will be killed rather by his sorrow ... than hunger and other people.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   1:20PM

GO FOR BROKE (short)

 

Writer: Marinos Sklavounakis

 

Director: Marinos Sklavounakis

 

Starring: Vasilis Bisbikis, Yannis Economides, Stathis Stamoulakatos, Theodoros Kandiliotis, Petros Zervos

 

Michalis is swamped in bank debt and during a desperate attempt to win the required amount, at a poker table, he ends up owing a loan shark. Andreas, Michalis’s friend, wants to help. His only solution, to place a bet…

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   1:55PM

9023 (short)

 

Writer: Sotiris Petridis

 

Directors: Sotiris Petridis, Tania Nanavraki

 

Starring: Alexandros Koch, Nikos Kolovos, Anastasis Roilos, Eleni Thimiopoulou

 

In response to a severe nationwide famine, the government allows non-productive citizens to be eaten.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   2:08PM

A SCREAM THAT'S TRAPPED INSIDE (short)

 

Writer: Savvas Christou

 

Director: Savvas Christou

 

Starring: Birgit Ludemann, Dustin Ardine

 

Mara comes back home from her boyfriend's funeral to experience a mind game full of guilt. Jake, her boyfriend, prepared a scavenger game and placed some notes around the house that lead to an anniversary present. Memories and guilt spin around her head as she plays the "game".

SATURDAY FEATURES

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   3:00PM

SUNRISE IN KIMMERIA (feature)

 

Writer: Simon Farmakas

 

Director: Simon Farmakas

 

Starring: Athos Antoniou, Kika Georgiou, Tim Ahern, Antonis Katsaris, Andreas Melekkis

 

A mild-mannered young villager gets caught in a tragicomic tug-o-war, when a strange sphere, tracked by a foreign intelligence agency, crash-lands into his potato field.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018   |   7:00PM

THE WEDDING PARTY (feature)

 

Writer: Thane Economou

 

Director: Thane Economou

 

Starring: Michael Adler, Deniz Akdeniz, Molly Burnett, Meg Cionni, Ziah Colon, Arturo Del Puerto

 

A groomsman must navigate a slew of disasters to maintain order at his best friend's wedding reception.

SUNDAY, NOV 18

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2018   |   12:30PM

WAITING ROOM (feature)

 

Writer: Alexander Leontaritis

 

Director: Alexander Leontaritis

 

Starring: Andreas Vougioukas, Panos Kranidiotis, Tonia Sotiropoulou, Haris Georgiadi

 

Five people wake up in an abandoned warehouse. None of them has any recollection of memory of who they are and how they got there. All of them have to remember and to find a way to get out of this place before it is too late.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2018   |   3:00PM

JAMAICA (feature)

 

Writer: GIORGOS FEIDAS

 

Director: ANDREAS MORFONIOS

 

Starring: FANIS MOURATIDIS, SPYROS PAPADOPOULOS

 

A redemptive story full of humor and love for life. Akis and Timos are two siblings who were close during their childhood but ended up growing apart. They are the main heroes of a film that explains the sweeping power of life and the sibling love that overcomes all misunderstandings of the past.

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