Most Popular Greek-Language Feature Films
Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet... Dir: Yorgos Lanthimos With: Christos Stergioglou, Michele Valley, Angeliki Papoulia Drama 94 mins.
On her birthday, 11-year-old Angeliki jumps off the balcony to her death with a smile on her face. An investigation is started as to the reason for this apparent suicide, but the family keeps insisting that it was an accident. Dir: Alexandros Avranas With: Kostas Antalopoulos, Constantinos Athanasiades, Chloe Bolota Drama 98 mins.
A woman struggles to keep her stepdaughter from harms way after she hires an assassin to kill her husband, but the hitman turns and blackmails her for the crime. Dir: Ilias Mylonakos With: Laura Gemser, Gabriele Tinti, Livia Russo Crime | Drama 91 mins.
One home, one secret, one man, two sisters. Dir: Pantelis Voulgaris With: Pinelopi Tsilika, Sofia Kokkali, Aneza Papadopoulou Drama | Romance 160 mins.
Strangers in their own birthplace, 16-year-old Danny and 18-year-old Odysseus cross the entire country in search of their Greek father, after their Albanian mother passes away. Dir: Panos H. Koutras With: Kostas Nikouli, Nikos Gelia, Yannis Stankoglou Drama 128 mins.
Stuck in her boring factory town, 23-year-old Marina is at the mercy of both her father's impending death and her distaste for other human beings. Dir: Athina Rachel Tsangari With: Ariane Labed, Yorgos Lanthimos, Vangelis Mourikis Drama 97 mins.
Leaving behind a hard life with their families, two young girls end up in a brothel, fall in love and support one another against the adversities and violence of the night. Dir: Dennis Iliadis With: Katerina Tsavalou, Danae Skiadi, Ioannis Papazisis Drama | Crime 96 mins.
A group of people start a business where they impersonate the recently deceased in order to help their clients through the grieving process. Dir: Yorgos Lanthimos With: Stavros Psyllakis, Aris Servetalis, Johnny Vekris Drama 93 mins.
The Travelling Players
Greece 1939 - 1952 Fascist, Nazi, Communist conflict as seen through a family of travelling provincial players Dir: Theodoros Angelopoulos With: Eva Kotamanidou, Aliki Georgouli, Vangelis Kazan Drama | History | War 230 mins.
To appease offended gods before going to war, a commander must sacrifice his favorite daughter to them but does so under the pretext of marrying her off. Dir: Mihalis Kakogiannis With: Irene Papas, Kostas Kazakos, Kostas Karras Drama 127 mins.