Browse by Country - Greece

Fugitive Pieces (2007)

Director: Jeremy Podeswa
Starring: Stephen Dillane, Rade Serbedzija, Rosamund Pike, Robbie Kay, Ayelet Zurer, Ed St...

During an archaeological dig in Nazi-occupied Poland, Greek national, Athos finds a frightened 7-year-old boy hiding near the site. He smuggles him ho... Read more

Trilogy - The Weeping Meadow (2004)

Director: Theo Angelopoulos
Starring: Nikos Poursanidis, Alexandra Aidini

Theo Angelopoulos's magnificent, visually stunning epic film is, according to him, 'a story of exile, separation and wandering, chronicling the collap... Read more

The Cherry Orchard (1999)

Director: Michael Cacoyannis
Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Alan Bates, Katrin Cartlidge, Xander Berkeley, Melanie Lynsk...

Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Michael Cacoyannis (Zorba the Greek), this adaptation of the classic final drama by playwright Anton Chekh... Read more

The Trojan Women (1971)

Director: Michael Cacoyannis
Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Genevieve Bujold, Irene Papas, Patrick Mage...

Featuring an ensemble cast "one could never hope to see on stage" (Pauline Kael, New Yorker), this screen adaptation of the Euripides tragedy sees a f... Read more

Ulysses' Gaze (1995)

Director: Theo Angelopoulos
Starring: Harvey Keitel, Erland Josephson, Maia Morgenstern

Recounts the odyssey of an American filmmaker (Harvey Keitel) who returns to his Greek hometown after 35 years to pursue a dream of finding three reel... Read more

Never on Sunday (1960)

Director: Jules Dassin
Starring: Melina Mercouri, Jules Dassin, Georges Foundas

Classic romantic comedy that blends "Pygmalion" with "Irma La Douce." Melina Mercouri is the earthy prostitute at a Greek resort who is "educated" by... Read more