Did you know Yorgos Lanthimos used to direct music videos before making his first film?
Joining forces with the nation-wide BFI Musicals season, WoFF presents musicals from the Balkans! Join us for Greek, Bulgarian and Romanian film nights, with some of the greatest hits in Eastern European cinema. Combining humour with the golden era of Balkan cinema in the 60s and 70s, these classic gems are set to keep you smiling all the way to Christmas.
Some like it cold | Film City Glasgow | December 6 | 8 pm | Tickets*
Join us for a Greek night to remember with one of the most legendary titles in classic Greek cinema. And a surprise, to be revealed at the event, for your eyes only! Along with some Greek wine and food to make the night complete. Opa!
Merikoi to protimoun kryo… (Some like it cold…) by Giannis Dalianidis | Music by: Mimis Plessas | Greece | 1963 | Comedy / Musical | 90 mins |Lakis needs to marry his three sisters, before getting married himself with his beloved Lela. On a trip to the beach, Lakis’ younger sisters, Eva and Mary, meet two men, Kleopa and Giorgo, and they secretely start dating them. His older sister, Rena, has also a secret affair for the past ten years, without her brother’s knowledge. The plot thickens when all of them meet suddenly at a night club.
Special thanks to Finos Film for generously providing the film rights for this screening.
Screening as part of BFI Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen, a UK-wide film season supported by National Lottery, BFI Film Audience Network and ICO. bfimusicals.co.uk
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