Greek Movies

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Dogtooth (2009)
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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.)
 
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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.
Miss Violence (2013)
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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. (98 mins.)
 
4.
Boy Eating the Bird's Food (2012)
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Three days in the life of an Athens boy who is without a job, a girlfriend, or anything to eat. The only thing he has left is his canary, and he will quite literally share with it anything he's got. (80 mins.)
Director: Ektoras Lygizos
 
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A Touch of Spice (2003)
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"A Touch of Spice" is a story about a young Greek boy (Fanis) growing up in Istanbul, whose grandfather... (108 mins.)
 
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Stone Story (2012 Short Film)
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Theodore is subjected to the unexpected side effect of a spiritual exercise committed at the edge of a steep cliff... (18 mins.)
 
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Luton (2013)
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Although they seem to have no relations, the lives of a young trainee lawyer in her thirties, a wealthy... (100 mins.)
 
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Missing (1982)
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When an idealistic American writer disappears during the Chilean coup d'état in September 1973, his wife and father try to find him. (122 mins.)
Director: Costa-Gavras
 
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Eternity and a Day (1998)
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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.)
 
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The Tree and the Swing (2013)
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Coming home to make amends with her estranged father, Eleni finds herself confronted with an unexpected kinship. (108 mins.)
Director: Maria Douza
 
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The Eternal Return of Antonis Paraskevas (2013)
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Anthonis arrives in a hotel near the sea. It is winter, the hotel is closed and Anthonis wanders alone. It seems to have all the time with him. Until television announced the disappearance of the famous journalist Antonis Paraskevas. (88 mins.)
Director: Elina Psikou
 
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Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow (2004)
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This is the first film of Theo Angelopoulos' trilogy. The story starts in 1919 with some greek refugees... (170 mins.)
 
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Voyage to Cythera (1984)
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An old communist returns to Greece after 32 years in the Soviet Union. However, things aren't the way he had hoped for. (120 mins.)
 
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The Dust of Time (2008)
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A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents... (125 mins.)
 
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Alps (2011)
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A group of people start a business where they impersonate the recently deceased in order to help their clients through the grieving process. (93 mins.)
 
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The Red Lanterns (1963)
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The story of 6 or 7 prostitutes, at Pireas harbor. (132 mins.)
 
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Never on Sunday (1960)
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An American scholar in Greece sets about improving the prostitute with whom he is infatuated. (91 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
 
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Electra (1962)
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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.)
 
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Stella (1955)
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The story of a young, wild woman who doesn't want to compromise and settle down. Stella is a restless... (90 mins.)
 
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Iphigenia (1977)
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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.)
 
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Our Last Spring (1960)
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The lives of two male Greek teens and the young daughter of the British Ambassador in Greece are turned upside down when the best friend of a teenage gang leader dies. Meanwhile, a love triangle is developed between the three characters. (90 mins.)
 
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I Am Not Here Now (2013 Short Film)
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Somewhere between a home-video and a postmodern documentary this film is composed entirely of user uploaded videos. Arte Povera, POV documentary, cinéma vérité, perhaps a portrait of a generation: Joe. Or, more accurately, what the hell is water? (10 mins.)