EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

EKOME at the 60th Thessaloniki International Film Festival (October 31st - November 10th)

EKOME proudly supports this year’s celebratory edition of the 60th Thessaloniki International Film Festival and Agora, during a 10-day program full of screenings, events, meetings and discussions, presentations, workshops, partnerships, and media-related activities.

Agora

EKOME is presenting at the Agora Talks on Tuesday, November 5th, 16.30-17.00 at Takis Kanellopoulos Theater (Cinema Museum, Port) how the use of financial incentives in the film industry has affected the development of Greece’s audiovisual sector in the past two years.

Also, at the EU&Me discussion on Wednesday, November 6th, 15.00-16.30 at the Museum of Photography (Warehouse A, Port) we join the panel “Cinema and European Union: Opportunities and Prospects” to explain how EKOME supports the work of cinema professionals. 

Please find the full program of presentations here: https://www.filmfestival.gr/en/professionals-b2b/media-press/27004-60th-thessaloniki-international-film-festival-agora

Press Conference

On Friday, November 8th, EKOME, Nu Boyana film studios from Sofia, Bulgaria and York Studios from New York, USA will be hosting a press conference at 13.00, at the Museum of Photography (Warehouse A, Port).

Join us at this year’s celebration of cinema at our stand located at the Festival Centre, Warehouse C, Thessaloniki port, from October 31st to November 10th, and learn all about the use of financial incentives for filming (cash rebate 35%, tax relief 30%), the work of the National Network of Film Offices in Greece and about how EKOME, together with the Film Festival is committed to making Thessaloniki one of the most attractive production hubs in the industry!

You may read Variety October issue to find out more on why 2020 is the year for Greece in audiovisual production.