annual London Greek
Film Festival 2018
The 11th annual London Greek Film Festival 2018 will take place
from 7 to 12 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 11th London Greek Film Festival (7-12 May 2018), 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 - in
competition, amazing feature fiction films, short fiction films,
documentaries, video art, experimental films, animation and music
videos. There is also a special screenplay contest section. With
particular emphasis on the modern philosophy of Greek authors, 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 film world.
London Greek Film Festival, it is also the supporter & developer among
with Cosmocinema, of the bright new International
Cosmocinema Festival in London, and hosts some of its selected
films of this year, as part of its programme.
On Saturday 12 May, Theatro Technis will host the “Odysseus Awards”
& “Cosmocinema 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
(film director, producer).