LOS ANGELES GREEK FILM FESTIVAL - CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF LAGFF 2015!
OPENING NIGHT: LITTLE ENGLAND
LAGFF kicks off Wednesday, June 3 with the award-winning period dramaLITTLE ENGLAND. Four summer days and nights of film screenings and special events will ensue. The festival closes on Sunday, June 7 withXENIA, the Orpheus Awards, and our annual Closing Night Dinner Reception and After Party. To experience all that LAGFF has to offer, reserve the All-Access GOLD PASS.
ECOS and the Kolovos family will be presenting the film.
For the full festival schedule and tickets, click here.
All the screenings, including the Opening Night Screening and Closing Night Screening are happening in The Egyptian Theatre, which is located at 6712 Hollywood Blvd, 90028. map
Domaine Porto Carras, Lantides Estate, Old World Vines and Wines of Naoussa will present a tasting of 19 of the best, internationally-awarded wines of Greece including Porto Carras' Limnio variety, the most ancient ever recorded, believed to be Plato's, Aristotle's and Homer's wine.
LAGFF WELCOMES THE NEW MEMBERS
OF THE ADVISORY BOARD
NICK CASAVETTES and KELLY VLAHAKIS-HANKS join our Advisory Board.
The Vlahakis Family have been ardent supporters of LAGFF since its very beginnings. Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks will present the inaugural Van Vlahakis Award to the most innovative filmmaker of LAGFF 2015. The award comes with a $1,000 development fund.
LAGFF welcomes Nick and Kelly to our Advisory Board. To view the complete listing of our Advisory Board members, click here.
LAGFF JUNE 3-7
The Egyptian Theatre
LIVE AUCTION ITEMS
The inaugural 2015 LAGFF Live Auction will take place on Sunday, June 7th at the Closing Night of the festival at the Egyptian Theatre. Bid on luxury items from both Greece and Los Angeles, including:
Costa Navarino Westin Resort: A 7-night stay for two people in a Family Suite, including breakfast as well as a complimentary treatment at Anazoe Spa for two.
Navarino Icons gift basket: An exclusive gift basket of offerings from the luxury product brand Navarino Icons, featuring items from the Messinia region of Greece.
YASOU Skin Care: Three sets of face cream and three sets of body cream from this newly-launched brand of exclusive all-natural skin care.
Paul Sarz: A set of Dragonfly earrings, necklace, and ring from London and Athens based jewelry designer, Paul Sarz.
Elounda Peninsula All Suites Hotel: A 3-night stay in a Peninsula Presidential Suite with private pool at Elounda Peninsula All Suite Hotel on the island of Crete for two people, including breakfast.
Dermalogica on Montana: A 60-minute treatment at the Santa Monica spa location of the skin care industry leader, Dermalogica.
MastihaShop NY: A gift basket of the bestselling items from New York favorite Mastihashop NY, featuring Mastiha items from the island of Chios.
Continue to visit our Live Auction page to learn about our Sponsors and their amazing items. The LAGFF Live Auction will take place during our Closing Night festivities, which include the acclaimed film, XENIA, and our annual Orpheus Awards presentation. For tickets, click here or reserve the All-Access GOLD PASS.
ALL-ACCESS GOLD PASS!
The LAGFF All-Access GOLD PASSincludes 35 films and special events, including the annual Filmmaker Breakfast at the home of the Consul General of Greece, Gregory Karahalios, and presented by theHollywood Foreign Press Association, a 2015 Bronze Patron. This year, LAGFF will host an unprecedented 33 visiting filmmakers who will represent their films and IPDF projects. To reserve your GOLD PASS now, click here.
HOST A FILMMAKER
LAGFF thanks our most recent patron of HOST A FILMMAKER campaign, Chris and Kathy Luck, for hosting a filmmaker in their home.. For more information on this program or to make a donation,