Homemade Films is an Athens-based film production and distribution company, founded in 2009 by Maria Drandaki. It has since produced and co-produced several successful short and feature films, with a taste for sharp, cutting-edge, innovative cinema.
10 years after, the company’s films participated and got awarded in several international film festivals and got distributed in movie theaters and TV channels around the world. The company’s aim is to continue producing selected films by talented directors, which can be co-developed and co-produced with European and international partners and can find their audience equally inside and outside Greece, based on traditional as well as innovative production and distribution strategies. Homemade Films offers film services in Greece collaborating on a regular basis with various producers for projects from all around the world. In 2022, the company was granted support from the Creative Europe – Media Slate Funding for its upcoming film projects.
Homemade Films is a member of the EAVE and ACE producers‘ networks and the Greek Producers Alliance.
2022 Silence 6-9 by Christos Passalis (GR | Karlovy Vary IFF – International Competition, feature)
2022 The Volunteer by Nely Reguera (ES-GR | 25 Festival de Málaga, feature)
2022 The City and the City by Christos Passalis and Syllas Tzoumerkas (GR | Berlinale – Encounters Competition, feature)
2021 Quicksand by Margot Schaap (NL-EE-GR | Ghent IFF, feature)
2020 Old West by Despina Kourti (GR | Short Shorts, short)
2019 Electric Swan by Konstantina Kotzamani (FR-AR-GR | Venice IFF – Special Screenings – Out of competition, medium-length)
2019 The Miracle of the Sargasso Sea by Syllas Tzoumerkas (GR-DE-NL-SE | Berlinale – Panorama, feature)
2018 Her Job by Nikos Labôt (GR-FR-CS | Toronto IFF – Discovery, feature)
2017 The Gulf by Emre Yekcan (TR-DE-GR | Venice IFF – Critics’ Week)
2017 A Drowning Man by Mahdi Fleifel (DK-UK-GR | Cannes IFF – Official Selection Competition, short)
2016 Limbo by Konstantina Kotzamani (FR-GR | Cannes IFF – Semaine de la Critique, short)
2015 Interruption by Yorgos Zois (GR-FR-HR | Venice IFF – Orizzonti, feature)
2014 A Blast by Syllas Tzoumerkas (GR-DE-NL-IT | Locarno IFF – International Competition, feature)
2012 Out of Frame by Yorgos Zois (GR | Venice IFF – Orizzonti, short)
2011 Paradise by Panagiotis Fafoutis (GR | Thessaloniki IFF – International Competition, feature)
2010 Casus Belli by Yorgos Zois (GR | Venice IFF – Orizzonti, short)
2010 Homeland by Syllas Tzoumerkas (GR | Venice IFF – Critics’ Week, feature)