LIFE Film Nicolas Roeg cast the usually virginal Julie Christie in one of the sexiest scenes in British cinema, in ‘Don’t Look Now.’

Athens film fest pays tribute to British rule-breaker Nicolas Roeg


The Athens International Film Festival – Opening Nights, which starts on Wednesday and ends on October 4, is paying tribute to Nicolas Roeg in a retrospective on a filmmaker who can be described as among the most idiosyncratic of British cinema in the 1970s and 80s.



Greeks mark anniversary of capital’s liberation from Nazis

Women in traditional dress carried the Greek flag in front of the Parthenon Monday following a ceremony marking the 71st anniversary of the liberation of Athens from the Nazi occupation, which lasted from 1941 to 1944. To commemorate the event, Greek historians organized a historical walk through downtown Athens on Sunday. The walk is one of a series of events scheduled for October. More details are available at