The Italian Cultural Institute is pleased to announce   

  

 
APARTMENT IN ATHENS
(Appartamento ad Atene)
Italy, 2011, 95 min

L.A. Premiere at the 
LAGFF 2012
May 31 to June 3, 2012


 Appartamento ad Atene

    

Director/Producer: Ruggero Dipaola
Writers: Heidrun Schleef, Ruggero Dipaola, Luca De Benedittis
Cast: Laura Morante, Richard Sammel, Gerasimos Skiadaresis

 

Set against a backdrop of the German occupation of Greece in 1943, this drama introduces us to an Athenian family, whose life undergoes a profound change when their apartment is commandeered by an exacting German officer with an inscrutable attitude.

 

Winner of the top four awards at the 2012 Newport Beach Film Festival

 

Preceded by the short film:
FACE DOWN (Pistoma)
Greece, 2011, 19 min, L.A. Premiere
Director/Writer/Producer: Yiorgos Fourtounis
Cast: Giorgos Symeonidis, Eleni Vergeti
In a dog-eat-dog world, there is no place for affection. 
 
Saturday, June 2, 2012; 12 noon 
Linwood Dunn Theater
1313 Vine Street, Hollywood  


Tickets: $12 per person with advanced online purchase; $15 at the door

 

FESTIVAL GOLD PASS: $200 - includes Opening Night film and reception and all Festival programs, as well as Closing Night film and Orpheus Awards private presentation at the home of the Consul General of Greece.  

 

 

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Now in our sixth celebratory year, the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (LAGFF) showcases new films from Greek filmmakers worldwide, promoting Greek Cinema and cultural exchange while bridging the gap between Greek filmmakers and Hollywood. Orpheus Awards are given to the most outstanding new films in the dramatic, documentary and short film categories. 

 

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