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The Melina Mercouri Prize goes to Instituto do Patrimonio Cultural in Cabo Verde

The 2019 UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize was awarded to Instituto do Património Cultural in Cabo Verde, for its outstanding contribution to the safeguarding,...

European Film Academy: Four awards for Lanthimos’ “The Favourite”

Yorgos Lanthimos’ Oscar-winning film, "The Favourite" has won in four of the eight technical categories at this year's European Film Awards. The Greek director's period...

A 4,500-year mystery located in the heart of the Aegean

Inspired by the shared vision of creating and distributing top television content, COSMOTE TV and National Geographic embark on an exploration journey that will...

“The Independent” to B. Johnson: Return the Parthenon sculptures

British columnist Denis McShane has written an op-ed taking a clear position in favour of the Parthenon Sculptures returning to Greece, published in "The...

Historic Shipwrecks become ‘Underwater Museums’

The creation of "underwater museums", where visitors can dive in, to visit one of the most mysterious chapters in History, will soon become a...

“Maria before Callas. Her childhood years” at Mikro Pallas theater

Maria Callas’ childhood years are revisited in the new children’s play by Irene Iakovou and Thomas Karachalios, is presented at Mikro Pallas theater, every...

Xi Jinping supports the return of the Parthenon Sculptures

The President of China Xi Jinping expressed his support for the return of the Parthenon Sculptures, during his visit at the Acropolis Museum. "Not only...

“Dance with My Own Shadow”: A dance performance on Manos Hadjidakis’ music

The Greek National Opera Ballet’s first production for 2019/20 presents four major works of Manos Hadjidakis in one single performance, as part of the...

The 60th Thessaloniki Film Festival awards

The film “Fire Will Come,” (O Que Arde) won the Golden Alexander Award, which is accompanied by a € 15,000 cash prize, as well...

Impressive archaeological findings off Kasos island

Five shipwrecks have been discovered off the coast of Kasos in the Aegean sea, during the first underwater exploration mission in the area. The...

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