Glendi! Beginning of the Year Celebration

Rolfe Courtyard 345 PORTOLA PLAZA, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Join us for a true glendi with a fantastic musical performance, dancing, and delicious Greek food! Bring your family, friends and dancing shoes.  Meet our new Consul General of Greece...

Smyrna, My Beloved

St. Sophia Cathedral 1324 S Normandie Ave, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Community Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Burning of Smyrna Sunday, September 25, 2022 4 pm reception followed by the film screenings Free admission and mezedes (No RSVP required)...

Kouvenda: Hellenic Conversations

by Zoom

Kouvenda: Hellenic Conversations is a monthly discussion forum where members of our community discuss in Greek topics of Hellenic interest. For further information, contact Dr. Simos Zenios (szenios@humnet.ucla.edu).

Angelopoulos Retrospective: Landscape in the Mist

Billy Wilder Theater, Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Landscape in the Mist (Topio stin Omichli) Greece/France/Italy, 1988 A young girl and her brother run away to find the father they’ve never met in Germany. Ducking train conductors and...

Angelopoulos Retrospective: Eternity and a Day

Billy Wilder Theater, Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Eternity and a Day (Mia Aioniotita kai mia Mera). France/Italy/Greece/Germany 1998 Bruno Ganz plays a famed Greek author with a growing list of uncompleted projects after becoming despondent following the...

Angelopoulos Retrospective: Days of ’36

Billy Wilder Theater, Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Days of ’36 (Meres tou ’36) Greece, 1972 A political assassination kicks off Theo Angelopoulos’ portrait of one Greek dictatorship made under the shadow of another. This opening act of...

Film Screening: Last Voyage

Cinemark Downey 8840 Apollo Way, Downey, CA, United States

A documentary based on the writings of Nikos Kazantzakis' travels in the Far East. The film's director Aris Chatzistefanou will join us for Q & A following the screening. Co-sponsored...

Angelopoulos Retrospective: Voyage to Cythera

Billy Wilder Theater, Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Voyage to Cythera (Taxidi sta Kithira) Greece, 1984 After years living in exile in the Soviet Union, a communist resistance fighter, Spyros (Manos Katrakis), returns home to the dismay of...

Angelopoulos Retrospective: The Suspended Step of the Stork & The Beekeeper

Billy Wilder Theater, Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, United States

The Suspended Step of the Stork (To Meteoro Vima tou Pelargou) Greece, 1991 The plight of refugees in the Balkans and internationally dominated much of Theo Angelopoulos’ attention in the...

Kouvenda: Hellenic Conversations

by Zoom

Kouvenda: Hellenic Conversations is a bi-weekly discussion forum where members of our community discuss in Greek topics of Hellenic interest. For further information, contact Dr. Simos Zenios (szenios@humnet.ucla.edu).