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LA Greek Film Fest start streaming a powerful line-up

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STREAMING NOW

The LAGFF Programmers have grouped 53 new films in 9 thematic categories, named “collections”. Upon getting your all-access pass they will immediately become available to you, individually or by category, however you’d like to watch them. They are streaming from today through October 15. Happy viewing!

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REALITIES & FICTIONS - Never have reality and fiction been blurred to such a degree, as today. Get pass.

 

 

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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE - Cutting edge, attempting to describe the indescribable, risky. Get pass.

 

 

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LIKE A FAIRYTALE - Forest spirits, Mountain spirits, Cosmic Candy, Rockets Flying in the Air, and Echoes from another era are all entwined in a symphony of shadows. Get pass.

 

 

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FILM FESTIVAL DARLINGS - Low budget, limited resources, tons of challenges, no problem; here are six young filmmakers with hundreds of international awards under their belt from the most prominent film festivals - creativity is not in short supply. Get pass.

 

 

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YOUNG & RESTLESS - Young or restless, or young and restless or just restless, you pick, they are all here, the young at heart as well. Get pass.

 

 

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LIQUID VISIONS - Sea, water, sand, characters, clouds, feathers, space, intentions; they are all fluid, they all flow; some in color, some in black and white, all in sync. Get pass.

 

 

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ANIMATION - Take your pick, they are all memorable! Get pass.

 

 

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IN THE AEGEAN SEA - Yes, there are dolphins and ancient shipwrecks and islands to explore, and submarines to prowl the depths from 80 years ago, and a single swimmer to make it to Castellorizo. All Blue, all Aegean. Get pass.

 

 

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SUPPORTING LOCAL FILMMAKERS - Local, yet global, people we know, yet people of the world, people from our distant past but also people eons ahead.

Get pass.

 

 

FREE LIVE ONLINE EVENTS

 

 

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This year our formidable advisors and friends are coming to you on your screens at home, each for one hour of interactive engagement. These events are FREE, and you only need to register once. After you have registered, you will receive the links to all the following webinars.  

 

 

Register Here

 

 

October 13, 11am Los Angeles / 9pm Greece - MASTERCLASS WITH GREG YAITANES. Join us for a conversation with the Emmy award winning showrunner and television director Greg Yaitanes who will share an inside look at his production process with insights on developing a new show, running a writer’s room and crafting a show bible. Emmy Award-winning director Yaitanes has directed and produced nearly 300 hours of television including most recently serving as executive producer and director of Castle Rock for J.J. Abrams and Stephen King and The Twilight Zone with Jordan Peele hosting. Prior to that he served as showrunner, executive producer, and sole director of Netflix’s Manhunt: Unabomber. In addition to his recent projects, Yaitanes' extensive résumé includes such series as Quarry, Genius, Snowfall, The Old Man, Banshee and House, M.D. It was his work on House, M.D. that earned him an Emmy Award in 2008 for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series. Between House and Banshee, Greg has led his team to 29 Emmy nominations and 6 wins, including the first Emmy nomination for content aired exclusively online for the Fox series, Drive.



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October 14, 10am Los Angeles / 8pm Greece - MASTERCLASS WITH JIM GIANOPULOS. Join us for a conversation with Paramount Pictures chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos. A first-generation Greek-American, Gianopulos oversees the studio’s film and television operations worldwide, including production, marketing, distribution and all other facets. He has been a leading figure in the global entertainment industry for more than 30 years. Previously he served as Chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment, overseeing Twentieth Century Fox, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Fox International Productions and Twentieth Century Fox Animation/Blue Sky Studios. He began his career as an attorney specializing in entertainment law.

 

FREE

 

 

October 15, 11am Los Angeles / 9pm Greece - MASTERCLASS WITH NIA VARDALOS. An inside look into the creative process of Academy Award® nominated writer and actor Nia Vardalos focusing on her work as a screenwriter, playwright and author. Screenwriter of the number one romantic comedy of all time, Ms. Vardalos joins the 14th Los Angeles Greek Film Festival for a live conversation centered on her work as a writer. Ms. Vardalos recently wrapped three sold-out seasons on stage in her New York Times Critic’s Pick play Tiny Beautiful Things at The Public Theater in New York and at the Pasadena Playhouse in Los Angeles. Published and licensed by Samuel French, Vardalos’s adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s book is one of the Top Ten Most Produced Plays of 2019/2020. Vardalos wrote MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING, receiving an Academy Award® nomination for Original Screenplay and Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress, and won the Independent Spirit and People’s Choice awards. She is also the New York Times Bestselling author of her memoir Instant Mom and donates all proceeds from the book to adoption charities. To date, the information from the book has placed 1700 children in permanent homes. Along with her onscreen work, Ms. Vardalos has also written and directed I HATE VALENTINE’S DAY, co-written LARRY CROWNE with Tom Hanks, and written MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING 2.

 

FREE

 

Get Involved: Please submit your questions via the “Q&A” button during the Zoom webinar. Along with your question please include your name, location, and any additional identifying information you would like to provide (for example, “Jane Smith, Miami, Writer.”)

 

For more live events with Greek filmmakers click here.

 

 

GET YOUR ALL-ACCESS PASS TO 54 FILMS

 

 

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By purchasing the $70 all-access pass you are supporting LAGFF and all the participating filmmakers. Above all, you become part of our global community. This year especially, since we will all be connecting virtually, presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for us to reach out to you wherever you are, whether in the US, Greece, Cyprus, Europe, Canada, or the world!

 

 

WATCH OUR 2020 TRAILER

 

 

2020 LAGFF Trailer

 

 

Sponsor Spotlight

 

 

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The Argyropoulos Family and West Coast Investors are proud to celebrate the arts and culture of Greece in Los Angeles. West Coast Investors is a private real estate company specializing in the acquisition and management of premier retail property in prime locations and prestigious markets. Founded in 1989 by James Argyropoulos, the company is known for its high-quality portfolio.

 

 

Our Premier Sponsors

 

 

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Gold Patrons

 

 

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Silver Patrons

 

 

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Daphne Valentina

Demos & Carol Anagnos

ARIS ANAGNOS FOUNDATION

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Festival Grantors

 

 

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Bronze Patron

 

 

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To view our full list of sponsors, please visit our website

 

 

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We wish to express our sincere gratitude to Honorable Evgenia Beniatoglou, Consul General of Greece, for her support and promotion of Hellenism. 

 

We are grateful to Honorable Andreas Kyprianides, Consul General of Cyprus, for his continued support and tireless efforts to promote Hellenic and Cypriot issues and interests. 

 

Special thanks go to ELMA, an organization dedicated to the promotion of European Cinema in America. 

 

 

Are you interested in supporting LAGFF?



Learn more about our sponsorship and other opportunities to support the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, by getting in touch with our Development Director Katerina Hoyo Frederickson or Shelly Papadopoulos.

 

 

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