Swing Away

Comedy Drama

Thursday, April 11 at 7 pm - Cinema Guzzo Côte-Vertu
Saturday, April 13 at 11 am - Cinestarz Côte-des-Neiges

Director: Michael Nickles
Starring Shannon Elizabeth, John O'Hurley, Viktoria Miller, Manos Gavras, Renos Haralambidis, Olga Damani, Alexandros Mylonas

Following a nasty meltdown during a tournament, professional golfer Zoe Papadopoulos (Shannon Elizabeth) is suspended. Humiliated and at loose

ends, she decides to visit her grandparents (Olga Damani, Alexandros Mylonas), who live on a Greek island brimming with salt-of-the-earth types.Zoe soon meets young golfer Stella (Viktoria Miller) struggling with her game, offering the child golf lessons in exchange for help with her Greek. With the local course, The Colossus, in shambles, about to be sold to American tycoon, Glenn (John O’Hurley), owner Panayiotis (Renos Haralambidis) needs a miracle to survive and asks Zoe for help with the course’s resurrection. Reviving her love of golf as she invites the entire community to play, Zoe gets in touch with her roots, helping Stella sharpen her skills and providing the village with a sense of pride in a game.

Chesapeake Film Festival, Jury Prize - Best Narrative Feature (Winner)
Cyprus International Film Festival, CIFF Award - Veteran's Award (Winner)
Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, Orpheus Award - Best Feature Film (Nominee)