"Welcoming Today's Refugees" was the subject of a live, web event co-hosted September 13 by the U.S. Embassy in Athens. NGO professionals, refugee activists, students, and academics discussed global responsibility for taking action on the refugee crisis.
Executive Producers, Aliki Theofilopoulos and Jenni Magee-Cook will share their experience of creating Disney Channel's exciting, hit animated series, "Descendants Wicked World," an extension of the Descendants Disney Channel Original Movie.
Short films return to the center stage of Athens' cultural life. Athens International Short Film Festival PSAROKOKALO celebrates its 10thanniversary and returns to the capital, from September 15th to 21st with new ideas, technological innovations and the most interesting films that Greek and international production has to offer.
Faithful to its established annual appointment, the 57th Thessaloniki International Film Festival will take place November 4 - 13, 2016. With renewed vision and a strong dedication to independent cinema, the Festival will once more invite both film makers and the audience to a special celebration of film. Films from all over the world, cinematic surprises, distinguished guests, tributes, masterclasses, round table discussions and parallel events will comprise the ten-day event.
The Schwarz Foundation and the Gennadius Library of the American School of Classical Studies are organizing the festival Nights of Classical Music at the Gennadius Library, with Curtis on Tour, the Nina von Maltzahn Global Touring Initiative, which brings to Athens important musicians of the famous Curtis Institute of Music from September 28 through October 1, 2016.
With record of participations and the richest short film competition in its history, the 39th Drama Short Film Festival will take place from September 19 to 24 at "Olympia" and the Municipal Conservatory, giving the established appointment with a livelier piece of Greek cinema: the young Greek short filmmakers.