Screening of the documentary film “Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale” in Athens

The Embassy of Bangladesh in Greece organised a public screening of the documentary film titled “Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale” at the multilingual library “We Need Books” (7 Evias St., Kypseli) in Athens on Sunday, 03 July 2022 at 8:30 pm. H.E. Ambassador Mr. Ashud Ahmed gave a brief introduction to the film and welcomed the …

Peter Brook, the legendary theatre director of Mahabharata, passed away

Peter Brook, a world-famous theatre director, died in Paris on July 2, 2022, aged 97. The British director, who had been based in France since 1974, left behind an incredible artistic legacy with numerous distinguished productions ranging from challenging versions of Shakespeare through international opera to the Sanskrit epic poem Mahabharata. The original 1985 stage play of …

Online screening of the documentary “Mahashivaratri” by Yiannis Tritsibidas

EDUCATIONAL CINEMA The Athens Center for Indian and Greek-Indian Studies is organizing an online screening of the documentary “Mahashivaratri” by Yiannis Tritsimpidas on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at 14.00. Free participationRegister in advance for this meeting on the link below: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMofuyhrjsuGd34KFK6-VOLXsNAVkFZ7x8C After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Documentary …

EU Film Festival in India 2021: Greek and Cyprus Participation

→ 1-30 November 2021→ Only in India→ Limited Tickets→ Absolutely free! The European Union Film Festival is an annual event celebrating the diversity and creativity of European cinema, heritage, and culture. It is organized jointly by the Delegation of the European Union to India, Member States, and regional partners. Currently, in its 26th edition, the …

Online screening of the film “The Making of Mahatma” by Shyam Benegal

EDUCATIONAL CINEMA On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 152nd Birth Anniversary, the Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes an online screening of Shyam Benegal’s film “The Making of Mahatma” on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 15:00.  Duration: 145 min. Language: English with Greek subtitles. An open discussion on the film and the life and teachings …

Online screening of the film «Tathagata Buddha» by Allani Sridhar

EDUCATIONAL CINEMA On the occasion of the Buddha Purnima, the Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes an online screening of the film “Tathagata Buddha” by Allani Sridhar on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 19:00. Movie duration 2 hours, Hindi language without subtitles. An open discussion on the film and the life and teachings of …

Online screening of the film “Shatranj Ke Khilari (Chess Players)” by Satyajit Ray

Educational Cinema To commemorate the Birth Centenary of master director Satyajit Ray (2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992), the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is organizing an online screening of his movie “Shatranj Ke Khilari (Chess Players)” on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 18:00 hrs. An open discussion will follow. Language Hindi with English subtitles, …

Online screening of the film “Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar”and lecture-discussion on the Caste System in India

Educational Cinema On the occasion of the 130th birth anniversary of  Dr Bimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 April 1891 – 6 December 1956) the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes an online screening of the classic film of Jabbar Patel “Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar” (1999, duration 3 hours, English language with no subtitles). on 14 …

Online screening of the movie “Diksha” by Arun Kaul

Educational Cinema The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is organizing an online screening of the movie “Diksha” by Arun Kaul on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 15:00 hrs. An open discussion will follow. Language Hindi and Sanskrit with English subtitles, Free participation for the students of the Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Hellenic …

Online screening of the movie “Sati” by Aparna Sen.

Educational Cinema The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is organizing an online screening of Aparna Sen’s film “Sati” on February 13, 2021 at 15:00. A free discussion will follow. Language Bengali with English subtitles, Free participation for students and members of the Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies by registering at the link …