SUGARTOWN (THE BRIDEGROOMS) was released in theatres around Greece on January 18, 2007 and ran for more than ten weeks.

In parallel, the film screened at the following festivals:

2009

Trento Film Festival, Italy

2008

Monte-Carlo Television Festival, URTI Silver Medal, International Grand Prix for Author's Documentary

London Greek Film Festival

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, Special Screening at the University of California Santa Barbara

B-EST Bucharest International Film Festival, Romania

High Museum of Art ("Passport to Greek Film"), Atlanta

Dialektus, European Documentary and Anthropological Film Festival, Budapest. Award for Best Ethnographical Film

European Union Film Festival, Chicago

European Media Event ("Europe's Best"), Brussels

Greek Film Festival, Filmhouse Cinema Edinburgh

Mittelmeer-Filmtage ("Days of Mediterranean Films"), Munich

2007

Prix Europa 2007, Berlin. nomination in the TV Documentary & Iris categories

CineMed Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film, France

TV Festival Bar, Montenegro. Audience Award

European Union Film Showcase, Washington DC

DOCNZ International Documentary Film Festival, New Zealand

Toronto Balkan Film Festival (“Cinema in Bloom”), Canada

DOKMA Maribor, Slovenia

Astra Film Sibiu, Romania

DocuSur Festival Internacional de Documentales del Sur, Spain

Monterrey International Film Festival, Mexico

Minneapolis / St. Paul International Film Festival

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival

AsterFest International Film Festival of South-eastern Europe. Silver Horseshoe Award

Crakow Film Festival, Poland

Cinedays Skopje

Guth Gafa Film Festival, Republic of Ireland

Cyprus International Film Festival. Award for Best First Shown Director

Zagreb Dox International Documentary Film Festival, Croatia

Docs Barcelona International Documentary Film Festival, Spain

2006

IDFA - Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival. official selection at the Competition Programme for First Appearance Award.

Thessaloniki International Film Festival. State Cinema Award - First Prize for Documentary

Thessaloniki Documentary Festival. Audience Award for Best Film

 

TV SCREENINGS

BBC ('World Weddings'): Tuesday, 4 October 2005, 22:00, BBC 2

SVT Sweden: Saturday, 3 February 2007, 21:15, SVT 2

ARTE: Thursday, 1 March 2007, 22:15 / rediff.: 3 March 2007

ETV Estonia: Wednesday, 25 April 2007

YLE Finland: Tuesday, 8 May 2007

SBS Australia: Tuesday, 12 June 2007

Fox TV Italia

YES DBS Israel

Télé-Québec

Al Jazeera

Eurochannel USA

Schweizer Fernsehen

Documentary Channel New Zealand

TSR Television Suisse Romande

Lichtpunt, Belgium

BHRT, Radio Television of Bosnia and Herzegovina

ERT Greece