On the Red Carpet of the LA Greek Film Festival at the Closing Night Gala in Hollywood.
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What does Sharon Stone have to do with the Greeks? No she is not Greek and she does not have a Greek grandfather. However she participated in the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, and “the Greeks” who attended the festival had the chance to talk to her. Stone was in the award winning documentary directed […]
The past four days Hollywood had a Greek flavor, and moviegoers had the chance to taste Greek Cinema first hand at the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival. The line up included features, shorts, documentaries and also a panel discussion about filming in Greece.
“I Hate Valentine’s Day” premiered at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood as part of the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival on Saturday June 27th. The movie is Nia Vardalos’ directorial debut. Vardalos, who wrote the screenplay, also stars in the movie with her “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” co-star John Corbett. The film will be […]
The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival kicked off with a star studded red carpet gala on June 25th, at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood. Actors, directors and producers of Greek descent gathered at the festival which promotes Greek cinema and culture in the capital of the entertainment industry.
Patricia Kara the model, actress and TV personality best known for holding case #9 on the popular TV show “Deal or No Deal” will host this year’s Closing Night Gala and Orpheus Award presentation of the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival. The night includes the screenings of “Guiness, The Movie”, a comedy feature and “I […]
The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival announces the World Premiere of I HATE VALENTINE’S DAY which marks Nia Vardalos’ directorial debut on Saturday, June 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Egyptian Theatre. Vardalos, who wrote the screenplay, also stars in the movie with her MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING co-star John Corbett. I HATE VALENTINE’S […]
The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival will present Beyond Borders: Greece on the International Film Stage, a special panel discussion sponsored by Greece’s Ministry of Tourism on Saturday, June 27, at the Linwood Dunn Theater. Greece’s Minister of Tourism Kostas Markopoulos will attend the event as guest of honor. Panelists include actor Nia Vardalos (MY […]
The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival will honor director Penelope Spheeris who will be in attendance on Friday, June 26 at the Egyptian Theatre. The evening will celebrate a blend of her professional landscape of documentary and fiction independent filmmaking. The event will begin with a special screening of Spheeris’ documentary short NO USE WALKIN’ […]
The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival announces Christos Georgiou’s SMALL CRIME as the festival’s Opening Night Gala presentation and Alexis Kardaras’ GUINNESS, starring Antonis Kafetzopoulos, as its Closing Night Gala presentation. This marks the 3rd year of the Festival, which takes place at The Egyptian Theatre from June 25 through June 28, and will feature […]