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 …

Online screening of the documentary “From Foreigner to Foreigner: Demetrios Galanos-Benares”

Those who didn’t manage to join us on the online screening of the documentary “The Stranger in the Stranger: Dimitrios Galanos-Benares”, are invited to watch it with English subtitles on YouTube On the occasion of the 187th death anniversary of Dimitrios Galanos the Athenian (1760-1833) – Forerunner of the Greek Indology and benefactor of the …

SELEUCUS I NIKATOR from Europos to the Hellenistic world

Short animated documentary based on the personality of Seleucus I the Nicator, one of Alexander’s the Great Successors and founder of the legendary dynasty of the Seleucids. The documentary is created in order to be presented on the Information Centre of the site of ancient Europos. It is a production of the Ephorate of Antiquities …

Rima Das’ “Bulbul Can Sing” at the 22nd Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People

Rima Das’ movie “Bulbul Can Sing” has received the Best Feature Fiction Film Award at the 22nd Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Youth. “The International Jury has chosen a film which delivers us both cinematic quality and critical insight in the roles of girls, women and LGBT individuals in a traditional society. We …

“Stars on the Sand”: A Greek tv series in India – Interview with Veronika Iliopoulou

The production of the new daily series ‘Stars on the Sand’ broadcasted by Alpha TV Greece and Cyprus went all the way to Kerala in India to carry out part of its shootings. This is a G&N Make It Productions by Andreas Georgiou and Koullis Nikolaou. Veronica Iliopoulou, one of the starring actors of the …