The powerful Greek shipowner and constructor Thanos proposes to marry Phaedra during the baptism of a ship with her name. Phaedra, who is the daughter of Thanos'greatest competitor, is a bored woman. Thanos gives an expensive ring to Phaedra and soon she learns that his estranged son from his first marriage, Alexis, has left the London School of Economics (LSE) in London to dedicate himself to painting. Thanos asks Phaedra to travel to London to bring Alexis to meet him in Greece. When Phaedra meets Alexis, she falls in love with her stepson and seduces him. Their doomed love affair leads the family to a tragedy.
USA, France, Greece
When the flesh of your flesh is rotten, will you go to any extend to protect your own? Or will you cut them lose? Jesus is a story of the ultimate betrayal.
Colombia, Germany, Greece, France, Chile
A story of five teenagers who are setting up an armed gang: a mosaic of love, lost relationships, betrayal and nihilism, that takes place in a declining city, where everything is collapsing within the economic and social crisis.
Deceptively sophisticated Eric arrives from Chicago on the Greek island of Patmos. He plans to continue his long-deceased father Phillip's quest for St. John the Evangelist's mythical cup near the dig run by old archaeology professor Tierrney, but now using ultra-modern scanning equipment. He soon locates it, but the problem is it's under the profitable tavern of widely popular Katarina Gambierakis, who also won his heart.
United Kingdom, Greece
During the Cretan Revolution of 1895-1898 a prostitute from Marseile, opens a whorehouse in Chania, Crete. In her brothel gather many different personalities: English, Russian Italian and French officers, secret agents, diplomats, merchants, revolutionaries and partisans.
Running away on the highway, Maria is alone in her roaring SUV. Behind her, fire and a case full of money. In front of her, the hopeless vastness of the motorway. Only a day before she was a caring mother, a loving wife, a responsible daughter. Today she has gone rogue.
Germany, Italy, France, Greece, Netherlands
Drama, Family, Short
A school note is just the excuse for Semele to visit her long absent father.
Thriller, Comedy, Drama, Romance
For middle-aged Kostis, life has passed him by. As the newly appointed doctor of a tiny island, Kostis spends a dreary winter alone. By the time summer arrives, though, the island has turned into a thriving, wild vacation spot with nude beaches and crazy parties. When Kostis meets the beautiful and flirty Anna, he falls hard for her and goes out of his way to conquer and impress her. Before long, Kostis is spending nearly all of his time getting drunk, partying hard, and even making out with Anna. What starts as a rediscovery with his lost-long youth, though, slowly turns into an obsession as Kostis is willing to do whatever it takes to keep his Anna. Suntan celebrates the beauty and strength of the youthful body, while simultaneously embracing its inevitable decay.
Horror, Short, Sci-Fi, Drama
On the brink of an alien invasion childhood sweet hearts Traye and Sally are thrust into an inescapable turn of events. Now Traye has to face his biggest fears while protecting the girl he loves as she fights for her life. The entire human race is now forced to battle the army within.
Greece, Mexico, Australia
A woman is responsible behavior in prison for the murder of a man killed by a shotgun blast. Through a mixture of reminiscences and narrative of the facts, we discover to be Elisa, a professor who, intent on writing a book on Dionysus from his distant and mythical origins to the present, has retreated into an isolated house in the snow, without even telephone line, and then found to give aid and hospitality to a young man was found naked and half-frozen in the surrounding bush. Escaped from prison and wanted by the police, the young man is destined to reawaken the memory of her husband who died in a car accident, so as to push uncontrollably to start with him a passionate love affair. But the sudden arrival of his daughter Elisa from the United States ends up putting dramatically undermine the already tense situation.
In a restless Athens against the backdrop of Greece's socio-economic collapse, three vivid stories of intercultural romance intertwine, depicting the turmoil and the inner sadness of a country amid a ceaseless explosion of immigration and financial meltdown. In this colourful triptych of love, the Syrian refugee, Farris, saves a damsel in distress, the idealist college student, Daphne, as a seemingly endless wave of fervent nationalism sweeps the town. Then, in the following segment, Giorgos, an unhappily-married, pill-popping sales manager, delves deep into an unexpected affair with Elise, the frigidly beautiful Scandinavian corporate executive. Finally, Maria, a wistful Greek housewife whose family is struggling to keep afloat, has a fateful encounter with the retired German expatriate, Sebastian, who offers Maria a second chance in love before the well-stocked aisles of a local supermarket. In the end, can love transcend all barriers?
Two young French soldiers take a three-day leave in Cyprus after finishing their tour of duty in Afghanistan.
Drama, Thriller, Action, Horror
Ann wakes up in the middle of the night frightened by the storm and sees her husband Andrew leaving for the psychiatric clinic he directs. In Greece riots have broken out and the government has resigned. Ann feels strangely dizzy and goes back to sleep, but wakes up to discover that someone has broken into their secluded villa! She hides, but to no avail. She falls into the hands of a man wearing a hood mask, and he brutally abuses her. But when Ann manages to pin him down and lift his mask, she comes face to face with a good-looking young man who says his name is Adam. When her husband returns, the mysterious intruder warns her that her husband plans to kill her and leave the country. Ann does not know what to believe, and so begins a horror game of hide and seek, where fierce clashes uncover tragic truths
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Jenny is sent to the Greek Islands by her magazine in order to find next month's cover girl. While on an island she meets Nikos and the 2 share an intimate day and night together. Nikos' girlfriend Tiffani threatens to leave him the next day unless he promises to stay monogamous. Even though Nikos loves Tiffani he enjoys sex with multiple partners and decides it would be better if Tiffani met Jenny. When they first meet they are instantly attracted to each other. From that point on Jenny will lead Nikos and Tiffani on a journey of carnal delights.
Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Horror, Drama
A cameraman follows a female student reporter, who tries to re-create murder scenes with amateur actors and friends, just for proving she can do better than all the other students in her class. What starts like a fun thing, slowly turns into a depressing experience for the reporter. The re-enactments stop being just amateurish or boring and become real. The people involved forget that there is a camera in front of them and get deep into the scene. The fifth attempt of a story becomes 100 % real, when 2 girlfriends start fighting over a real-life boyfriend. The result is the only thing nobody saw coming... A real murder in front of the camera.... Shot in Black And White, this is the first movie by MacabroFilms and Philippos Halatsis. It took about 2 years to be completed. The first cut was a 90 minute incredibly realistic piece of film that no sane person can watch. Small details make everything enjoyable but difficult for the viewer, who is actually struggling to breathe while ...
Athens Olympic Village, ten years after the Games: wilding youths, injured retired athletes and stray dogs among ruins and decaying sports venues.
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Aliki is in love with someone who serves his duty in the greek navy. Wanting to see him, she disguises as a navy soldier and gets aboard her lover's ship. Things get more complicated when she comes accross the ship's captain; her father!
From the Medieval period through the Renaissance, Antoinetta Angelidi's experimental work of allegories and aesthetic compositions contemplates the treatment and representation of women in Western art, moving through several historical stages and intertwining them with abstract sequences of perceptions, memoirs and varied perspectives, all of this executed with a very theatrical presentation.
Layla and young 17 year old school girl is just like any other. She's bright, comfortable with her body and surroundings but like most girls her age, she does not know what to do with her life, or even boys for that matter. When Layla become pregnant her parents refuse the options of an abortion thus resulting in her keeping the baby. How will this impact Layla and those around her?
Germany, Greece, USA
A British couple on a break on a small Greek Island are spreading terror beyond anything the islanders could have ever imagined. Only stopping every once in a while to shag anything that moves, be it man, woman or animal. But will they go unpunished, or will the inspector from London be able to put an end to their killing spree?
In the early 1970s, with Greece under the rule of a military junta, pre-teen Stavros discovers a strange accompaniment to the awakening of eros: he subverts the meanings of classical myths, creating strange physical symptoms in those around him. Stavros' conservative parents, perplexed and flustered, take him from specialist to specialist. Diagnoses vary, until a fortune-teller deems that the boy is victim of a rare, ancient disease, which exhibits himself when he is in love. After the collapse of the junta, as Stavros meets the toils of love and politics in university, the influence of his strange affliction extends, from his immediate environment into the political arena.
Drama, Music, War, History
A group of traveling players peregrinates through Greece attempting to perform the popular erotic drama Golfo The Shepherdess. In a first level the film focuses on the historical events between 1939 and 1952 as they are experienced by the traveling players and as they affect the villages which they visit: The last year of Metaxas' fascist dictatorship, the war against the Italians, the Nazi occupation, the liberation, the civil war between left and right wingers, the British and American interventionism in the Greek politics. In a second level the characters live their own drama of jealousy and betrayal, with its roots in the ancient myth of the House of Atreus. Agamemnon, a Greek refugee from Minor Asia, goes to war against the Italians in 1940, joins the resistance against the Germans, and is executed by them after being betrayed by Clytemnestra and Aegisthos. Aegisthos, Clytemnestra's lover, is an informer and collaborator working with the German occupiers. Orestes, son of ...
Tattoo artist Billy and unemployed Nakos are best friends from Athens. Old bachelor Nakos is a racist, obsessed with the victim mentality, and he rages at Greece's increasing immigrant numbers. Billy, however, is in favor of foreigners coming. They meet in Amerika Square in Athens because of Syrian refugee Tarek.
Greece, United Kingdom, Germany
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