Greek Film Festival

Emotion Pictures Festival – Educational material
For creation of an educational audiovisual kit about disability issues and for distribution of the kit to 500 schools and municipalities across Greece. The selection of schools includes schools from most areas in Greece, with an emphasis on border and poorer areas.

The kit will include the winning documentaries of the 1st and 2nd Festival (a total of 15 movies), tailored to the age groups of the recipient school or municipality. In addition, four celebrities with disabilities will visit four municipalities in the Greek province to discuss the screenings. Representatives of the Festival will be available to visit other interested schools and municipalities.

The Emotion Pictures International Documentary Festival on Disability is organized by the Secretariat General of Communication - Secretariat General of Information in collaboration with the Greek Film Centre. The goal of the Emotion Pictures Festival is to promote the understanding and acceptance of people with disabilities by the media and the general public. The first two years of the Festival were very successful. More than 8,000 people saw a selection of 600 movies and documentaries from all over the world.

Press Release

For information about the 3rd International Festival on "Documentary and Disability" please click here.