Oscar winner Olympia Dukakis
Oscar winner Olympia Dukakis attended our sold-out screening of the award-winning documentary about her life, Olympia, held at the Museum of the Moving Image. It was followed by a live interview with film historian Foster Hirsch.

UPCOMING EVENTS

We’re pleased to bring you engaging film screenings and other events throughout the year
to make you fall in love with Greek cinema.

Stay tuned for information about exciting upcoming film events!

Hellenic Film Society USA,
in association with EMBCA and AHEPA,
celebrates the films of legendary director John Cassavetes
on the 90th anniversary of his birth.

Panel discussion

THE LIFE, TIMES, AND WORKS OF JOHN CASSAVETES
Thursday, December 12 at 6pm

3 West Club, 3 W 51st St, New York, NY
Panelists include independent filmmaker John Sayles
and film historian Foster Hirsch

For more details on the panelists please click here.

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Film screening

GLORIA
Sunday, December 15 at 4pm

ALWAYS ON SUNDAY monthly Greek film series
Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106

Written and directed by John Cassavetes
Starring Gena Rowlands, Buck Henry, John Adames, Julie Carmen

A former gangster moll (Gena Rowlands) reluctantly agrees to protect
a 6-year-old boy being hunted by the mob.
She summons all her street smarts and tough talk to save the boy and herself
in a cat-and-mouse chase that takes them all across New York City.

Rowlands earned a Best Actress Oscar nomination and the film won the Golden Lion Award,
the highest honor given at the 1980 Venice Film Festival.

This gritty crime drama is in English and recommended for mature audiences.

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Use discount code SUNDAY20

We look forward to bringing you more Greek films that entertain, inform, and inspire.