The Castellorizo ​​International Documentary Festival “Beyond Borders” launches an open call for submissions of historical and socio-political documentaries from around the world. The 5th Festival will take place on the island on August 23-30, 2020.

The festival’s aim is to promote exceptional Greek and foreign documentaries focusing on History, Culture, Politics and other current social issues. Like every year, the festival will feature Greek, European and world-wide productions of the last five years, together with a series of cultural events that will take place in Castellorizo.

The festival awards are: Best Historical Documentary, Best Greek Historical Documentary, Best Socio-Political Documentary, Best Greek Socio-Political Documentary & Best Short Documentary.

Interested parties can find the applications and the terms of participation here, by Monday, April 20, 2020.

The “Beyond Borders” festival is organized in co-operation with the South Aegean Region, under the auspices of the General Secretariat for Greeks Abroad, the Embassies of Australia, US and Israel and the Municipality of Megisti, with the kind support of EKOME. The initiative and the organization belong to the Hellenic History Foundation (IDISME). ERT is a media sponsor.