English-language films

The Dead | Athens | December 23

The Trianon cinema doffs its hat to Ireland on Sunday, December 23, by screening "The Dead," an adaptation of the short story by James Joyce that was the last film directed by John Huston before his death in 1987 and stars his daughter, Angelica Huston. After the 6.30 p.m. screening, DJ Giorgos Apostolou will take over, with a program of tunes from or inspired by Ireland.

Kudos keep rolling in as 'The Favorite' makes Top 10 list of American Film Institute

The American Film Institute has ranked weird wave Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos's "The Favorite" in fifth place among its Top 10 movies for 2018, after the period comedy drama was nominated for five Golden Globes in four categories earlier this week and reaped 10 prizes at the British Independent Film Awards on Sunday.

Bernardo Bertolucci, Oscar-Winning Director of 'The Last Emperor,' Dies at 77

Bernardo Bertolucci, whose epic "The Last Emperor" won nine Oscars and who influenced generations of filmmakers with other groundbreaking works such as "The Conformist" and "Last Tango in Paris," in which he explored politics and sexuality through personal storytelling and audacious camera work, has died. He was 77, reported Variety.com