The San Francisco Greek Film Festival is sponsored by the Modern Greek Studies Foundation and all proceeds benefit the educational initiatives of the Center for Modern Greek Studies and the Nikos Kazantzakis Chair at San Francisco State University. For more information about the Center for Modern Greek Studies please visit their website.


The curtain fell ending a very successful week for the 12th San Francisco Greek Film festival!

This year’s festival showcased 33 full-length feature films and shorts. Congratulations to this year’s winners! The Astron Award for Best Feature Film went to the movie Xenia, directed by Panos Koutras, and the Astron Award for Best Short Film went to the movie Forever Young, directed by Spiros Charalambous. To our audience, a big thank you for your participation and to our volunteers our deepest appreciation for your endless hours of work, enthusiasm and energy. Together we made this unique venue an unforgettable experience! But above and beyond, our heartfelt gratitude goes to all our sponsors whose support and generosity make this extraordinary film festival possible! Rendezvous in October, 2016!