EURO Greek Films

This is a list of the Greek Films available from the Institute for European Studies at Indiana University. Alternative titles are listed in the comments. Additionally, unless noted in the comments, movies are in DVD format.
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1.
Antigone (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Antigone defies her uncle's decree that her traitorous brother should go unburied and therefore find no rest in the afterlife; however, her actions have tragic consequences. (93 mins.)
“ AKA Antigoni ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
2.
Attenberg (2010)
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Stuck in her boring factory town, twenty-three-year-old Marina is at the mercy of both her father's impending death and her distaste for other humans. (97 mins.)
 
3.
Dogtooth (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out. (94 mins.)
“ AKA Kynodontas ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
4.
Electra (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Living in exile after the death of their father, the grown children of a murdered and usurped king converge to exact eye-for-an-eye revenge. (110 mins.)
“ AKA Ilektra ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
5.
Eternity and a Day (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Famous writer Alexander is very ill and has little time left to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania, and goes on a journey with him to take the boy home. (137 mins.)
“ AKA Mia aioniotita kai mia mera ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
6.
First Time Godfather (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Brought up in California, offspring of an important political family, 11 year old Alex travels to Crete... (86 mins.)
Director: Olga Malea
“ AKA Proti For a Nonos ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
7.
From the Edge of the City (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A group of Pontian Greek immigrant teenage dreamers dwelling marginalised in the notorious and lustreless wild suburbia, witness the city's repulsive face and an unrelenting world defined by prostitution, drugs, and inevitably, loss. (94 mins.)
“ AKA Apo tin akri tis polis ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
8.
A Girl in Black (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Marina's sister drowned herself, her brother is both headstrong and weak, and her widowed mother has a reputation for sleeping around... (100 mins.)
“ AKA To koritsi me ta mavra ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
9.
Hostage (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Inspired by the real-life story of a bus hijacking in Northern Greece, HOSTAGE explores the sensitive... (105 mins.)
“ AKA Omiros ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
10.
Iphigenia (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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. (127 mins.)
“ AKA Ifigeneia ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
11.
Landscape in the Mist (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Road movie about two children (Voula and Alexandre) searching for their father who is supposed to live in Germany... (127 mins.)
“ AKA Topio stin omichli ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
12.
Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The "adventures" of some friends during their military service. (99 mins.)
Director: Nicos Perakis
“ AKA Loufa kai parallagi ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
13.
A Matter of Dignity (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A daughter discovers her wealthy family is actually on the verge of bankruptcy and decides to charm a millionaire for his money in marriage. Soon she is torn between living a lie and keeping up appearances. (112 mins.)
“ AKA To Teleftaio Psema ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
14.
My Sweet Canary (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Roza Eskenazi sang the way she lived, with passion, fire and love. This is the story of three young musicians who embark on an exciting musical journey, to tell the story of Greece's best-loved rebetiko singer. (89 mins.)
Director: Roy Sher
 
15.
Never on Sunday (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An American scholar in Greece sets about improving the prostitute with whom he is infatuated. (91 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ AKA Pote tin Kyriaki ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
16.
Rembetiko (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The story of a group of Rembetes, singers and musicians of the Greek equivalent to the blues, in the early decades of the 20th century, seen through the eyes of a young female singer. (110 mins.)
Director: Costas Ferris
 
17.
Stella (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The story of a young, wild woman who doesn't want to compromise and settle down. Stella is a restless... (90 mins.)
 
18.
A Touch of Spice (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
"A Touch of Spice" is a story about a young Greek boy (Fanis) growing up in Istanbul, whose grandfather... (108 mins.)
“ AKA Politiki kouzina ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
19.
Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
This is the first film of Theo Angelopoulos' trilogy. The story starts in 1919 with some greek refugees... (170 mins.)
“ AKA To Livadi pou ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
20.
Young Aphrodites (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
During a merciless drought, the brute nature of man and the delicate essence of the woman will yield under the omnipotence of the carnal instinct. (88 mins.)
“ AKA Mikres Aphrodites ” - Euro-Inst-Movies