Lights, Camera...Skype!

A series of interviews with the directors and cast of films shown at the annual New York City Greek Film Festival. Many of the directors are based in Greece.

From the 7th Annual New York City Greek Film Festival, October 2013

A chat with Joy writer / director Elias Giannakakis

An interview with What If director / writer / actor Christopher Papakaliatis

A chat with Marjoram director / co-writer Olga Malea

A chat with The Tree and the Swing director / writer Maria Douza

A chat with Kisses to the Children director Vasillis Loules

A chat with Black Box director Gerasimos Rigas

From the 6th Annual New York City Greek Film Festival, October 2012

A chat with Magic Hour director Costas Kapakas

An interview with Fred Won't Move Out director Richard Ledes

A chat with Wasted Youth director Argyris Padadimitropoulos

A chat with God Loves Caviar director Iannis Smaragdi

A chat with Unfair World director Filippos Tsitos

A chat with Two Men and a Baby director Nikos Zapatinas

From the 5th Annual New York City Greek Film Festival, October 2011

A chat with Charisma director Christina Loakeimidi

A chat with Knifer director Yannis Economides

A chat with The Promise of Tomorrow director Anna Giannotis

A chat with My Sweet Canary director Roy Sher

A chat with Tungsten director Giorgos Georgopoulos

Festival Flashback: An Interview with Actor Vangelis Mourikis


Directed and Edited by Angelike Contis

Language: English

Date: 2011/2012

Director's statement:

The festival wishes it could fly in directors from Greece and around the world to attend its event. Since it can't, this is our attempt to bridge the gap and get audiences excited about the creators' works.