San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Big Little Girl

Big Little Girl

Title: Big Little Girl Director: Viki Posidis Running Time: 13 minutes 47 seconds An innocent young girl struggles to overcome societal pressures to be sexy in order to come to terms with being the big girl her father expects her to be after her mother’s death.

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Access to Nutritious Foods in Urban Settings

Access to Nutritious Food in Urban Settings

Title: Access to Nutritious Food in Urban Settings Directors: Victoria Baxter, Maggie Conaway, Lindsey Chen Running Time: 6 minutes and 10 seconds Victoria Baxter and her two classmates, Maggie Conaway & Lindsey Chen, all Seniors from St. Ignatius College Preparatory in SF, CA, submitted a video entitled, “Access to Nutritious Food in Urban Settings “…

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - The Wonderful

The Wonderful -4

Title: The Wonderful -4 Director: Spyros Vrettos Running Time: 2 hours 6 minutes The film is about children’s unspoiled way of thinking about life, society, the environment etc. Its message is to remind us, the adults, the simple values of life.

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Irene & Maria

Irene & Marie

Title: Irene & Marie Director: Alex Thompson Running Time: 12 minutes 4 seconds Olympia Dukakis and Rose Gregorio play Greek-American women in their 70s who create stories to avoid the realities of growing older.

Mikra Anglia

Little England – Μικρά Αγγλία

Title: Little England – Μικρά Αγγλία Director: Pantelis Voulgaris Running Time: 132 Minutes Awards: ‘Best Picture, ‘Best Cinematography’, ‘Best Scenography’, ‘Best Costume Design’, ‘Best Sound’, ‘Best Costume Design’, ‘Best Sound’, ‘Best Make-up’ at the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2014 The family saga spans two decades in the history of modern Greece and in the lives…

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - A Family Affair

A Family Affair – Μια οικογενειακή ιστορία

Title: A Family Affair – Μια οικογενειακή ιστορία Director: Angeliki Aristomenopoulou Running Time: 1 hour 28 minutes Awards: ‘Best Documentary’ at the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2015 The film follows the Xylouris family, Greece’s most famous musical clan, for a period of two years as it travels from Crete to Melbourne and back, on a…

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Common Denominator

Common Denominator – Κοινός παρανομαστής

Title: Common Denominator – Κοινός παρανομαστής Director: Sotiris Tsafoulias Running Time: 1 hour 20 minutes Awards: ‘Best Director’ at the Cyprus International Film Festival 2014, ‘Best Actor’ for Vladimiros Kiriakidis and ‘Best Music’ at the 7th annual London Greek Film Festival The owner of a provincial cafe and three male patrons start chatting about women…

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Consideration

Consideration – Αντιπαροχή

Title: Consideration – Αντιπαροχή Director: Nancy Spetsioti Running Time: 16 minutes 40 seconds Vasilis wants to sell his mother’s old house to property developers in the hope that in this way he will be able to cope with his desperate financial straits.

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Family Thrill

Family Thrill

Title: Family Thrill Director: Dimitris Stratakis Running Time: 16 minutes 30 seconds Awards: ‘Best Concept for Short Fiction Film’ at the 7th annual London Greek Film Festival During their holiday, a family of three (father, mother, daughter), stop at a café on the highway. This film follows the three heroes and their three unexpected encounters.

San Francisco Greek Film Festival - Xenia

Xenia

Title: Xenia Director: Panos Koutras Running Time: 2 hours 14 minutes Awards: ‘Best Picture’, ‘Best Director’, ‘Best Screenplay’, ‘Best Actor in a Supporting Role’, ‘Best Editing’ and ‘Best Costume Design’ at the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2015 After the death of their mother, Dany, 16, leaves Crete to join his older brother, Odysseas, who lives…