14th GAY MOVIE PANORAMA
THE ANNUAL GAY MOVIE PANORARA TAKES PLACE IN OLYMPION CINEMA COMPLEX EVERY SEPTEMBER .
IT IS LOCATED IN ARISTOTELOUS SQUARE (ARISTOTELOUS&MITROPOLEOS str.)
BIKE RIDE EVERY JUNE
NOVEMBER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Thessaloniki's International Film Festival is the top film festival of South Eastern Europe, the presentation platform for the year's Greek productions, and the primary and oldest festival in the Balkans for the creations of emerging film makers from all over the world. Founded in 1960 as the Week of Greek Cinema, it became international in 1992, including a Competition Section for feature length films by emerging directors presenting their first or second film.
Since then, the Thessaloniki International Film Festival, constantly evolving, has claimed and achieved a constantly increasing international scope, presenting the most groundbreaking independent productions from the entire world, and developing activities for international film industry professionals. Sine the mid 1990s, the Thessaloniki International Film Festival, going beyond the borders set for decades by its centerpiece November edition, has become an organization with continuously increasing cultural activities throughout the year.
Through its new form and activities, the Thessaloniki International Film Festival has established close collaborations with various local, national, regional and international film institutions, cultural, educational and social organizations, as well as embassies and cultural agencies from other countries.
THESSALONIKI DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL EVERY MARCH
The 10th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival is carried out every March in Thessaloniki since its inception in 1999 and under the umbrella of the Thessaloniki International Film Festival organization. Through its tributes and retrospectives, the TDF focuses on filmmakers with unique cinematic voices, internationally renowned for their contribution to the documentary genre.
THESSALONIKI's INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR
Fist week of September 2010 The HELEXPO receives for 75th year the International Thessaloniki Fair in order to it stretches out the markets of world in our legs, link Places and Cultures. In 2009, the 74th gained in substance and impressions with 13 hommages and crowd of parallel events. Cover 43.000 t.m. of exhibition space, it assembled 1.009 exhibitors, it entertained 20 international attendances and received 250.000 visitors. This year, the 75th International Report Thessalonica gives New Promise of Success Brings New Hommages and Parallel events And honours ITALY
VILKA AREA SEPTEMBER 2010
Musically showcases, live appearances, projections, installations and reports of art compose Reworks that will be carried out in 17 and 18 September.
Reworks is the first complete audiovisual festival of art in Northern Greece, which is realised for 3 years under the assiduity of ''NON''. Reworks moves between musical and modern art and it gives the occasion of projection in new ideas, musically trends, and new talents the domestic and international scene to elect itself and to be appearred in a wide public. With 250 and more artists which offered the most, the festival grows in duration from 1 in 2 days and it is entertained for first time in the historical space of VILKA (Andreoy Georgioy 21) in Thessaloniki near to harbour.
Reworks is included in the 6th place of top 10 better festivals in the world according to the bigger musician Internet driver Resident Advisor.
The first artists that will honour with their presence the Reworks 2010 are following:
@ Vilka stage Thessaloniki , 17-18th September 2010
Participating:Sven Vath ( Cocoon, GER )
Miss Kittin ( Virgin , FR )
Fischerspooner ( EMI, USA )
Autechre ( WARP, UK )
ParovStelar & band ( Etage Noir, OS )
Dr.Lectroluv ( NEWS , BE )
Agoria ( Infine, FR )
Kraak & Smaak ( Jalapeno, NL )
Byetone ( Raster Noton, GER )
Rob Hall ( Skam, UK )
Ison ( NON, GR )
Cayetano Soundsystem ( Etage Noir, GR )
Monsieur Minimal ( Sound of Everything, GR )
More information here Points advance selling: Patsis Music Wolrd, Joint, Noise, Play Ground, Daily, Lotos