CasusBelli

Casus Belli

Time: 4:00 pm Director: Yorgos Zois Short (2010): 11 min All kinds of people are waiting in seven different queues. The first person of each queue becomes the last of the next one, thus creating an enormous human line. But at the end of the line, it all begins backwards again … Director’s Note People…

AncientOstrakon

The Ancient Ostrakon

Time: 3:30 pm Director: Nikos Alevras Production Director/Assistant Director: Maria Skoula Short (2009): 22 min How and why are Ancient Greek words, Ancient Greek notions, and Ancient Greek philosophy still prevalent in our lives, 2,500 years on? Why is a piece of baked clay, an ostrakon -which derives from the Ancient Greek word for bone-…

Fiddler

The Fiddler

Time: 3:30 pm Director: Stelana Kliris Short (2010): 17 min  Inspired by a true story, this film is about a young man who dreams of becoming a fiddler. He is passionate about music and despite his poverty he pursues his dream relentlessly. His goal is to own a fiddle of his own. But life gets…

Neion

Neon

Time: 3:30 pm Director: Alexi Papalexopoulos Short (2009): 2 min A Tribute to Steven Antonakos. An abstract representation of the renowned artist Stephen Antonakos’ journey through two worlds, the world of reality and the world of light. The film stylistically showcases the epiphany that was Stephen’s discovery of neon light and its relationship with space…

Promise

The Promise of Tomorrow

Time: 1:00 pm Writer/Director: Anna Gianiotis Feature (2009): 60 min “The Promise of Tomorrow” chronicles the Greek American journey of the First Generation Greek Americans who were raised in Southern California, changing the face of the community. Academy Award winner Olympia Dukakis returns to host “The Promise of Tomorrow” as it explores the way in…