Olympia Festival

Spiros Siakas, animator, Professor at the University of West Attica Ages: 10-12 years old Duration: 7 meetings, 2 hours each This workshop begins with the creation of a synopsis and an illustrated script, based on a central idea. The theme of the suggested film is relevant to protecting the environment and preserving nature. Following this, …

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Danube for Peace

Several years ago, the Media Education Centre created a strategic partnership with its associates in the Danube Region. The idea was to begin a Permanent Program in connection with the Danube River and support the creation of a new generation of young travelers, journalists, and artists, with different approaches to traveling, journalism, and art. After …

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The Past, Present, and Future of Media Literacy Education

Media literacy education in the United States is actively focused on the instructional methods and pedagogy of media literacy, integrating theoretical and critical frameworks rising from constructivist learning theory, media studies and cultural studies scholarship. This work has arisen from a legacy of media and technology use in education throughout the 20th century and the emergence of …

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Cinema and Speech Workshop

The workshop “Cinema & Speech” that took place on 10-11/3 and 17-18/3/2018 at the Black Box of  MCF (Michael Cacoyiannis Foundation) under the responsibility of Ms. Evangelakou and attended by students from all classes. The workshop was presented during the 1η International Event “Film literacy and screen-wise viewers” hosted by the main Event Fest of …

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Cinekid | MediaLab 2018

MediaLab is a playful exhibition extending across 1200 square meters, filled with interactive art installations, workshops, games and apps. It is organized each year by the Cinekid Festival, and offered to its young audience to explore. Cinekid Festival is one of the largest children’s media festival in the world. At the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam and around …

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Advice for Filmmakers Trying to Navigate the Film Industry

A point of view and some words of advice from AFM The American Film Market® (“AFM®”) is owned and operated by the Independent Film & Television Alliance® (“IFTA®”), a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation registered in the State of California.