"A Touch of Spice" is a story about a young Greek boy (Fanis) growing up in Istanbul, whose grandfather, a culinary philosopher and mentor,teaches him that both food and life require a ... See full summary »
This is the first feature film by Vassilis Tselemengos. The story is based on the novel written by Andreas Staikos. Damocles is a famous chef, whose cooking is no longer popular. He feels ... See full summary »
Two Athenian attorneys pursue litigation for the return of the Parthenon Marbles. As the bronze statue of Athena Promakhos used to stand guard in front of the Parthenon, both must find the courage to stand in defense of what they love.
Eddie Carbone, a Brooklyn longshoreman is unhappily married to Beatrice and unconsciously in love with Catherine, the niece that they have raised from childhood. Into his house come two ... See full summary »
A young girl is brutally murdered somewhere in France. Sometime later, the same thing happens to the daughter of a well-known sculptor. This time the parents (the sculptor and his wife) ... See full summary »
A love letter to the island of Crete, this gentle Mediterranean pick-me-up posits a back-to-the-land solution to Greece's economic crisis and boasts breathtaking cinematography, haunting, original music and mouthwatering food and wine.
is just the central temptation. flavor of commedia de l arte and dust of old theater and crisis of a family as motivation for new beginning. it is not magnificent, not interesting, not profound. it is a game with crumbs. politic, family values, sense of existence, art as heart of existence, a touching Marie, a group of young people, different cultures, a father lost in a bizarre universe, a son full of sensitivity and ways to say , discover and preserve the truth. a movie impressing for its flavor. and memories about different Massimo Ranieri. that is all. not revelations. only crumbs, wasted slices of beauty, fake dialogs, drops of nostalgia.
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