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Athens cultural institutions to get emergency funding by Culture Ministry

The National Theater, the National Opera and the Museum of Contemporary Art and other cultural institutions in Athens will receive funding amounting to 10,350,000 euros, the Ministry of Culture announced on Thursday, to help them manage during the coronavirus pandemic. The emergency funding will be distributed as follows: National Theater of…

The 4th WIFT GR 50/50 EQUALITY IN CINEMA starts today

The 4th WIFT GR 50/50 EQUALITY IN CINEMA festival will take place with support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports, and under the auspices of the General Secretariat for Family Policy and Gender Equality, on 25-29 November 2020, on…

The 17th Thessaloniki Book Fair Goes Digital

The Thessaloniki International Book Fair is the most important yearly event of the field organised in Greece and has become a reference point for all readers and bibliophiles. Due to  the COVID-19 pandemic the 2020 edition of the…

The film ‘Mila’ to represent Greece in the Oscars

The film “Mila” (Apples) directed by Christos Nikou will represent Greece in the 93rd Oscars. The Culture Ministry chose the specific film by majority vote in the relevant committee for “its good photography, ecumenism and its…

The 61st Thessaloniki Film Festival goes online

Due to the new restrictive measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the 61st Thessaloniki Film Festival (TIFF) will take place online from 5 to 15 November. Under the motto “Cinema, no matter what”, the festival will…