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Books on the Big Screen – Bucharest

Thanks to everyone who turned out for the  screenings of short films, inspired by Greek literary works. We thank warmly the Bookstore Cărturești for hosting our event, and the Drama Short Film Festival for the perfect collaboration.

Greek literature and cinematography have a dialogue, in the form of short films based on works of literature. Screenings of six short films based on works of Greek literature are going on tour, with the first stop Bucharest.
Cărturești – Verona (Ceainărie)
17th February, 19.00

Organizer: Hellenic Foundation for Culture
Collaboration: International Short Film Festival in Drama

Short film [18’] Fiction, color, 2008
Directed by Achilleas Kyriakidis, Based on a novel by Achilleas Kyriakidis

How dangerous a game between a married couple who strive to revive their sexual life can be? Screenplay Achilleas Kyriakidis, based on his story included in his awarded short story collection Artificial Respirations (2004) – Best Screenplay Award at the 2008 Drama Short Film Festival. Continue reading Books on the Big Screen – Bucharest