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The Athens International Film Festival ready for its 22nd edition

The Athens International Film Festival ready for its 22nd edition

Pedro Almodóvar’s Julieta and Paul Verhoeven’s Elle will bookend the festival, which is this year headed by new director Loukas Katsikas  

15/09/2016 | Festivals | Greece

The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival inaugurates competitive section

The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival inaugurates competitive section

Debut and sophomore features will vie for accolades from the country’s top documentary gathering, which is now open for submissions  

15/07/2016 | Festivals | Greece

Thessaloniki Film Festival launches call for new artistic director

Thessaloniki Film Festival launches call for new artistic director

The festival's new general director, Elise Jalladeau, is to head the selection process, which will be validated by its board of directors  

05/04/2016 | Festivals | Greece

Elise Jalladeau appointed as new Thessaloniki Film Festival director

Elise Jalladeau appointed as new Thessaloniki Film Festival director

The former French Embassy Cultural Attaché has become the third non-Greek to currently head a major cultural institution  

23/03/2016 | Festivals | Greece

Landfill Harmonic wins over Thessaloniki Documentary Festival audiences

Landfill Harmonic wins over Thessaloniki Documentary Festival audiences

The Norwegian co-production picked up the Peter Wintonick Audience Award, while Argo Navis won the equivalent prize in the Greek section  

21/03/2016 | Festivals | Greece

Current affairs dominate Greek documentaries at Thessaloniki

Current affairs dominate Greek documentaries at Thessaloniki

Almost 150 new local titles are unspooling at the 18th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, and a handful are deeply political  

18/03/2016 | Festivals | Greece

The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival kicks off its 18th edition

The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival kicks off its 18th edition

This year's gathering, which is set to be director Dimitri Eipides’ farewell edition, will highlight close to 150 new local docs alongside 15 international premieres  

14/03/2016 | Festivals | Greece

Thessaloniki Documentary Festival reveals first titles

Thessaloniki Documentary Festival reveals first titles

Oscar contenders and prominent filmmakers headline the festival’s last edition under director Dimitri Eipides  

02/02/2016 | Festivals | Greece

The Athens Panorama of European Cinema readies its next edition

The Athens Panorama of European Cinema readies its next edition

Celebrating its 28th iteration, the city’s oldest film festival will welcome Bertrand Tavernier as its guest of honour  

24/11/2015 | Festivals | Greece

Thessaloniki International Film Festival reveals Balkan Survey programme

Thessaloniki International Film Festival reveals Balkan Survey programme

Featuring a Mircea Daneliuc tribute as this year's centrepiece, the section will highlight the latest from the gathering’s local area  

07/10/2015 | Festivals | Greece