2021 Monthly Greek Film Series

The Hellenic Film Society presents Always on Sunday, a series of monthly screenings of Greek films at the prestigious Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, NY, to sell-out crowds.

DIGGER
Directed and written by Georgis Grigorakis

2020 / 101 mins
In Greek, with English subtitles

Cast: Vangelis Mourikis (Nikitas), Argyris Pandazaras (Johnny), Sofia Kokkali (Mary)

A reclusive farmer in the lush backwoods of Northern Greece battles a giant mining corporation that is digging up the forest and threatening his property. But the greatest threat comes with the unexpected arrival of his estranged son, who appears after a 20-year separation to claim the family land.

Winner of 10 2021 Hellenic Film Academy Awards, including Best Feature Film, Best Director, and Best Actor (Mourikis)

Digger is Greece’s contender for Oscar consideration as Best International Feature.

Digger is one of the more accomplished films in recent Greek cinema.” Cineuropa

In keeping with City and State public health protocols, the Museum of the Moving Image requires proof of vaccination and masks for all Museum visitors. For more information, please visit the Museum of Moving Image.

Sunday, November 14, 4 pm
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Sunday, November 14, 4 pm

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