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Κnifer

Ελλάδα/Greece, Kύπρος/Cyprus, 2010, μ/α/b&w.

Σκην./Dir.: Γιάννης Οικονομίδης/Yannis Economides | Σεν./Scr.: Γιάννης Οικονομίδης/ Yannis Economides, Δώρης Αυγερινόπουλος/Doris Avgerinopoulos | Φωτ./Cin.: Δημήτρης Κατσαΐτης/Dimitris Katsaitis | Μοντ./Ed.: Ιωάννης Χαλκιαδάκης/Ioannis Chalkiadakis | Ηθ./Cast: Στάθης Σταμουλακάτος/Stathis Stamoulakatos, Βαγγέλης Μουρίκης/Vangelis Mourikis, Μαρία Καλλιμάνη/ Maria Kallimani | Παρ./Prod.:Πάνος Παπαχατζής/Panos Papahadzis | Διάρκεια/Dur.:108΄

Nikos is an average guy with no ambitions, living in rural Greece. His father’s sudden death reunites him with his uncle who invites him to live and work at his house in the outskirts of Athens. Not having much to lose, Nikos takes his chances accepting his uncle’s
offer. He takes on the job of protecting his uncle’s purebred dogs from the hostile neighbours. Driven by envy, lust and anger, Nikos
merges into a vicious circle of perpetual antagonism, the struggle for power over others and discontent.

The film won 4 Hellenic Film Academy Awards (Film, Director, Screenplay and Editing) as well as the Best Feature Film Award in Los Angeles Greek Film Festival.

The film will be screened with english subtitles.

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Still Looking for Morphine

Ελλάδα/Greece, 2001, μ&α/b&w

Σκην./Dir.: Γιάννης Φάγκρας/Yannis Fagras | Σεν./Scr.: Διασκευή από το ομώνυμο βιβλίο της Νικόλ Ρούσσου/Adapted from the book of same name by Nicole Roussou, Γιάννης Φάγκρας/Yannis Fagras | Φωτ./Cin.: Παναγιώτης Σαλαπάτας/ Panayotis Salapatas | Μοντ./Ed.: Γιάννης Φάγκρας/Yannis Fagras | Μουσ./Mus.: BD Foxmoor, Sadahzinia | Hθ./Cast: Εκάβη Ντούμα/Ekavi Ntouma, Κατερίνα Φάγκρα/Katerina Fagra, Νίκος Πομώνης/Nikos Pomonis, Ιωσήφ Πολυζωίδης/ Iosif Polizoidis | Παρ./Prod.: Δύο Χάδια/Two Stroke Films | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 119’

A tomboy rides her motorcycle among real and imagined dangers, to arrive unscathed, but unalterably changed, at the end of summer. The end of innocence has already begun and a new path, dark and hopeful, stands waiting like the ships beyond her window. It will be an act of violence that thrusts the girl into womanhood and leads her to a new life where, not without pain,
everything is possible.

The film won the Prize of the Greek Film Critics Association in Thessaloniki International Film Festival (2001). Sight & Sound magazine has included it in a list with the ‘75 hidden gems’ in the history of world cinema.

The film will be screened with english subtitles.

no budget story

Ελλάδα/Greece, 1997, μ/α/b&w.

Σκην./Dir.: Ρένος Χαραλαμπίδης/Renos Charalambidis | Σεν./Scr.: Ρένος Χαραλαμπίδης/Renos Charalambidis | Φωτ./Cin.: Δημήτρης Κορδελάς/Dimitris Kordelas | Μοντ./Ed.: Ντίνος Βαμβακούσης/Dinos Vamvakousis | Ηθ./Cast: Ρένος Χαραλαμπίδης/Renos Charalambidis, Γιάννης Μποτσαντζόγλου/Yannis Bostantzoglou, Δήμητρα Παπαδήμα/Dimitra Papadima, Βάνα Πεφάνη/Vana Pefani, Γιώργος Βουλτάτζης/Yorgos Voultatzis | Παρ./Prod.: Ελληνικό Κέντρο Κινηματογράφου/ Greek Film Center, Sunlight, Νίκος Βεργέτης/Nikos Vergetis | Διάρκεια/Dur.:78'

In order to secure money for the production of his first film, a young man asks help from a film producer. The producer, however, was involved with pornographic films, and now his main business is drug dealing. The young director will have to become a drug
runner in order to get the money he needs for his film.

The film won the FIPRESCI Prize in Istanbul International Film Festival, while Yorgos Voultatzis won the Greek Competition Award for Best Supporting Actor at Thessaloniki International Film Festival.

The film will be prefaced by the director. It will be screened with english subtitles.

NO SYMPATHY

No Sympathy for the Devil

Ελλάδα/Greece, 1997, μ/α/b&w.

Σκην./Dir.: Δημήτρης Αθανίτης/Dimitris Athanitis | Σεν./Scr.: Δημήτρης Αθανίτης/Dimitris Athanitis | Φωτ./Cin.: Παναγιώτης Θεοφανόπουλος/Panagiotis Theofanopoulos | Μοντ./Ed.: Στάθης Πλώτας/Stathis Plotas | Μουσ./Mus.: Γιώργος Μπιλίκας/Thanos Mikroutsikos | Ηθ./Cast: Κώστας Καζανάς/Kostas Kazanas, Λένα Κιτσοπούλου/Lena Kitsopoulou, Γιώργος Κοτανίδης/Giorgos Kotanidis, Πάνος Θανασούλης/Panos Thanassoulis, Γιάννης Μποσταντζόγλου/ Yannis Bostantzoglou, Τάκης Βαμβακίδης/Takis Vamvakidis | Παρ./Prod.: Ελληνικό Κέντρο Κινηματογράφου/Greek Film Center, DNA Films | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 80'

This is a fantastic story of love and death set in a future Athens, where a supermarket cashier falls deeply in love with a young waitress who has just been released from prison. When she dies of a drug overdose, the hero does everything in his power to find her again: even taking a trip to hell.

Lena Kitsopoulou was named Best Actress in Thessaloniki International Film Festival (1997).

The film will be prefaced by the director. It will be screened with english subtitles.

Χωρίς τίτλο 

Desert Sky

Ελλάδα/Greece, Γαλλία/France, 1997, μ/α/b&w.

Σκην./Dir.: Νίκος Κορνήλιος/Nikos Kornilios | Σεν./Scr.: Νίκος Κορνήλιος/ Nikos Kornilios | Φωτ./Cin.: Dominique Colin | Μοντ./Ed.: Δέσποινα Δανάη Μαρουλάκου/Despina Danai Maroulakou | Μουσ./Mus.: Νίκος Κορνήλιος/Nikos Kornilios | Ηθ./Cast: Ίρις Χαντζιαντωνίου/Iris Hatziantoniou, Ακύλλας Καραζήσης/Akilas Karazisis, Αρτώ Απαρτιάν/Arto Apartian, Βαγγελιώ Ανδρεαδάκη/ Vagelio Andreadaki, Τίτος Βανδής/Titos Vandis | Παρ./Prod.: ΕΡΤ 1, Νίκος Κορνήλιος/Nikos Kornilios, Cl Productions, Trois Lumieres Productions (France), Ελληνικό Κέντρο Κινηματογράφου/Greek Film Center | Διάρκεια/Dur.:90΄

The few survivors of a deserted city, sometime in the near future, are left with no water or food but somehow manage to survive. In a hospital, a lonely scientist, Foteini, is helping a patient with amnesia to recover. She also meets an actor named Aias - who often visits his sick sister - and becomes romantically involved with him. Foteini is swept away by love; Aias, however, is unprepared for such strong emotions. Their separation brings Foteini to the house of the amnesiac, and he takes care of her, up to the moment that she discovers a photo of hers among his things.

The film will be screened with english subtitles.

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End of an Era

Ελλάδα/Greece, 1994, μ&α./b&w, εγχρ./col.

Σκην./Dir.: Αντώνης Κόκκινος/Antonis Kokkinos | Σεν./Scr.: Αντώνης Κόκκινος/Antonis Kokkinos, Αλέξανδρος Κακαβάς/Alexandros Kakavas | Φωτ./ Cin.: Σταύρος Χασάπης/Stavros Hasapis | Μοντ./Ed.: Ιωάννα Σπηλιοπούλου/ Ioanna Spiliopoulou | Μουσ./Mus.: Γιάννης Mπαχ Σπυρόπουλος/Yannis Bach Spiropoulos | Hθ./Cast: Κώστας Καζανάς/Kostas Kazanas, Δημοσθένης Παπαδόπουλος/Dimosthenis Papadopoulos, Γιώργος Πυρπασόπουλος/Giorgos Pirpasopoulos, Πέγκυ Τρικαλιώτη/Peggy Trikalioti | Παρ./Prod.: ΥΠΕΡΙΩΝ Α.Ε., Ελληνικό Κέντρο Κινηματογράφου (ΕΚΚ) | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 98'

1969: Christos arrives in Athens with his family from the countryside. He studies at a boys’ high school and prepares for his exams to enter university. He soon joins a group of college graduates. The young men are faced by the stifling realities and the prevailing lack of freedom through rock music, the theater group they create and the love affairs that break their friendships apart but also lead to the creation of new bonds.

The film received various awards at the 35th Thessaloniki Internaional Film Festival, including those of Best Film, Best Screenplay, and Best Supporting Actress.

The film will be screened with english subtitles.

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L’Innocente

Iταλία, Γαλλία / Italy, France, 1976, εγχ./col.

Σκην./ Dir: Luchino Visconti | Σεν./ Scr: Luchino Visconti, Suso Cecchi D’Amico, Enrico Medioli, Gabriele D’Annunzio (βιβλ./nov.) | Φωτ./Cin: Pasqualino De Santis | Μοντ./Εd: Ruggero Mastroianni | Μουσ./Mus: Franco Mannino | Ηθ./ Cast: Giancarlo Giannini, Laura Antonelli, Jennifer O’Neill, Rina Moreli, Massimo Girotti | Παρ/ Prod: Rizzoli Film, Les Films Jacques Leitienne, Imp.Ex.Ci | Διάρκεια/ Dur: 129'

In the late nineteenth century Tullio Hermil, a wealthy Roman aristocrat married to Giuliana, lives his sexual life with a possessive
aristocratic mistress, Teresa. However, his interest in his wife is rekindled when he sees Guliana’s happiness after she has begun a love affair with a novelist. When she becomes pregnant by him, things get complicated. Luchino Visconti’s swan song is a haunting account of aristocratic chauvinism and sexual double standards.

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Gruppo di famiglia in un interno

Iταλία, Γαλλία / Italy, France, 1974, εγχ. / col.

Σκην./Dir: Luchino Visconti | Σεν./Scr: Luchino Visconti, Suso Cecchi D’Amico, Enrico Medioli | Φωτ./Cin: Pasqualino De Santis | Μοντ./Εd: Ruggero Mastroianni, Eliane Katz | Μουσ./Mus: Franco Mannino | Ηθ./Cast: Burt Lancaster, Helmut Berger, Silvana Mangano, Claudia Marsani, Stefano Patrizi, Claudia Cardinale | Παρ/Prod: Rusconi Film, Gaumont International | Διάρκεια/Dur: 121’

A retired American professor lives a solitary life in a luxurious palazzo in Rome. Ηis quiet routine is turned into chaos when he rents an apartment on an upper floor of his home to a vulgar Italian marchesa, her lover, her daughter and her daughter’s boyfriend. The professor is fascinated and at the same time disturbed by the tenants promiscuous behavior, until everybody’s life takes an unexpected but inevitable turn.

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Morte a Venezia

Iταλία, Γαλλία, ΗΠΑ / Italy, France, USA, 1971, εγχ. / col.

Σκην./Dir: Luchino Visconti | Σεν./Scr: Luchino Visconti, Nicola Badalucco (βασισμένο στο βιβλίο του / based on the book by Thomas Mann) | Φωτ./Cin: Pasqualino De Santis | Μοντ./Εd: Ruggero Mastroianni | Μουσ./Mus: Gustav Mahler, Ludwig van Beethoven, Modest Mussorgsky, Armando Gil | Ηθ./Cast: Dirk Bogarde, Silvana Mangano, Romolo Valli, Mark Burns, Björn Andrésen | Παρ/Prod: Alfa Cinematografica S.r.l., Warner Bros, PECF | Διάρκεια/Dur: 130'

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes increasingly obsessed, with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same hotel as Aschenbach. Though he never speaks to the boy, much less touches him, the composer finds himself drawn deep into ruinous inward passion; meanwhile, Venice succumbs to a cholera plague and the hotel guests begin to realize that something is seriously wrong.

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Senso

Iταλία / Italy, 1954, εγχ. / col.

Σκην./Dir: Luchino Visconti | Σεν./Scr: Luchino Visconti, Suso Cecchi d’Amico, Carlo Alianello, Giorgio Bassani, Giorgio Prosperi | Φωτ./Cin: G.R. Aldo, Robert Krasker | Μοντ./Εd: Mario Serandrei | Μουσ./Mus: Anton Bruckner σε διασκευή/ adapted by Nino Rota | Ηθ./Cast: Alida Valli, Farley Granger, Heinz Moog, Massimo Girotti, Rina Morelli, Christian Marquand | Παρ/Prod: Titanus, S.N. Pathé Cinéma, Société Générale de Cinématographie | Διάρκεια/Dur: 123'

Venezia, spring of 1866, in the last days of the Austrian occupation. A performance of Il Trovatore ends up in confusion due to an antiAustrian demonstration, organised by Count Ussoni. His cousin Countess Serpieri, a troubled and neurotic married woman falls in love with vile Austrian Lieutenant Franz Mahler, and engages herself in a self-destructive love affair, in which she forgets her principles and decency, while betraying her country with tragic consequences.

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