Selected films 2017 - Line up
[both in-house screenings and web only]
Selected screenplays 2017
This 10th annual London Greek Film Festival 2017 will take place
from 14 to 20 May. During this week it will present a lot of
selected world premiere and UK Premiere films, at Camden’s Theatro
Technis (26 Crowndale Road, London, NW1 1TT).
The 10th London Greek Film Festival (14-20 May 2017), independent,
alternative, progressive and creative as ever, remains loyal to its
objective, despite the adversities: to act as the international
meeting point for contemporary Greek film from across the world.
The programme includes amazing feature fiction films, short fiction
films, documentaries, video art and experimental films. There is
also a special screenplay contest section. With particular emphasis
on the modern philosophy of independent cinema, these films
presenting the creativity of Greece via the contemporary Greek
cinema from all over the world.
The Festival accepts films and scripts by Greek filmmakers from
around the world, but also by non-Greeks whose work bears some Greek
interest. It has established itself as one of the most prestigious
events when it comes to showcasing contemporary Greek culture in the
British metropolis and in Europe, projecting a positive and creative
face of Greece.
At the same time it creates networking and collaboration
opportunities and it promotes new technologies which combine good
old cinematography with the new possibilities offered by the modern
On Saturday 20 May, Theatro Technis will host the ‘Odysseus Awards’
ceremony, during which the best films by category, will be
announced, as voted by the judging committee. Awards will also be
presented to best actors, screenwriters, filmmakers and performers.