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Kelly Sarri’s new documentary on Greek tax evasion

Greeks have long been criticised for tax evasion, however the problem is far more complex than it seems. Director Kelly Sarri’s latest documentary, titled Tax Evasion: A Greek National Sport, …

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Interview with Balkan Bregovic: Balkan sounds come to Australia

Bregovic’s musical journey begins in the 70s, where his rock band, Bijelo Dugme, was met with tremendous success. He went on to compose music for films such as Time of …

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Nicolas Cage to shoot sci-fi action film on Cyprus

Oscar-winner Nicolas Cage will be shooting a multi-million film production in Cyprus. The sci-fi action film, “Jiu Jitsu”, is directed by Dimitri Logothetis and will include a cast of well-known …

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Costa-Gavras on power, tragedy and filming in Greece

Costa-Gavras was born in 1933 in Loutra Iraias, Arcadia. Following his graduation from high school he went to France, where he did film studies at the French national film school, …

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Greece’s socioeconomic crisis shown from a different point of view

As the effects of the socioeconomic crisis in Greece continue to be felt, new and diverse artistic takes on people’s experience continue to emerge. Among those inspired by the impacts …

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Natalie Portman dreams of seeing more of Greece, and touring the Greek islands

Natalie Portman visited Athens for a short time but that was enough to whet her appetite for more. She poke to ert.gr during the presentation of her latest film, drama …

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Actor Christos Loulis to play Varoufakis in new Costas Gavras film

Kleon Grigoriadis, famous Greek actor and a member of the MERA25 political party committee has just announce his candidacy for the European Parliament and during his address, he also spilled …

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Netflix ‘Gods and Heroes’ anime inspired by Greek mythology

Greek gods and heroes have been the inspiration of comic books and blockbusters, and now they are the inspiration behind Netflix’s new anime series – Gods & Heroes. The series, …

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Head of Thessaloniki Documentary Festival looks at how far it has come in 21 years

The 21st Thessaloniki Documentary Festival (TDF) is to be held from 1-10 March 2019. The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, among the best documentary festivals of the European circuit, celebrates the art of documentary …

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Why Greek Australian director Anthony Maras felt a responsibility to victims of Mumbai attack [VIDEO]

Greek Australian director Anthony Maras’ debut feature, Hotel Mumbai is the story of how a group of hotel guests bandied together with staff to survive a terrorist attack which took place in …