13th Peloponnese International Film Festival "GEFYRES"

Sunday, 20 November, 2022 - 19:00 to Sunday, 27 November, 2022 - 19:00
Loutraki, November 20-27, 2022
The 13th Peloponnese International Film Festival "GEFYRES" is under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and the Municipality of Loutraki-Perachora-Agios Theodoros which is a co-organizer of the Festival.

November 20-27

-Pegasus Film Workshop – with suggestions from distinguished filmmakers for the creation of a short film that will be shot during the Festival and will be screened at the Golden Pegasus awards ceremony and the end of the Festival.

-Screening of the documentary film Black Bay and presentation of The Mission of Cinema with Theodoros Maragos

- Acting Masterclass by Katerina Helmi.

-Presentation of the book THE TEACHER OF ARCADIA and TALOS 21st century by Theodoros Maragos

-Photo exhibition from the Thessaloniki Radio Museum and station operation from the Festival area live with international and pan-Hellenic broadcast via internet and partner radio stations in Greece and abroad.

November 20-27

Screenings of approximately 60 short and feature films of 40 hours duration from Greece and abroad, recently produced with English and Greek subtitles.

Categories: World Cinema, student film, fiction, animation, documentary.

November 20 - Sunday

-Official opening of the Festival with the participation of the Loutraki Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of chief musician Pelopidas Mavropoulos.

November 23 – Wednesday 5pm-8pm

-Symposium "Femicides in the modern era - Human Rights and the Role of the Hellenic United Nations Association". Coordinator: Anastasia Valentini Riga, Professor of Social-Clinical Psychology at the University of Crete, President of the Hellenic United Nations Association, Director of the People's University of the Society of Friends of the People.

University Professors, Eleni Roda, actress, singer and the female Choir of Agioi Theodoros ICHOCHROMA, under the musical direction of Eleftherias Vogiatzis, are participating.

November 25 – Friday

Schools and public invited

Seminar "The need to protect water and the role of the bio-ambassador" - Participants:

-Olympics for Water (Under the auspices of the Ministry of Shipping and Aegean) - The Olympic spirit is a guide and the ancient Greek secretariat is the basis.

- Hellenic Olympians Association

-ENAK - Hellenic Lifesaving Academy - Coastal safety and first aid

-Speech: "The power of the media in shaping society", Saya Tsoushidou - President of the Union of European Journalists

- Presentation: "Action in Greece", Sofia Stamou, President of Sigma Media Group

- Presentation: "Tourism in Loutraki" - Spyros Karavoulis, President of Loutraki Tourism Organization

November 26 – Saturday

-Workshop – Animation – Cartoons

- Re-think performance by Science Reactors and Eleni Grammatikopoulou

Young charismatic scientists from different scientific directions, through Stand up Science performances (in the footsteps of Stand up comedy) and Science on stage (scientific theatre), present science... in a different way!

November 27 - Sunday

-Closing Ceremony – “Golden Pegasus” Awards

-Concert with the Loutraki Philharmonic under the direction of chief musician Pelopidas Mavropoulos

-Distinguished personality award from the field of Cinema.