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8th ISFF @ Multiplex Tsalapata 03 / 10 / 2014
On Friday the 3rd of October until Sunday the 5th of October the ISFF Psarokokalo 8th Edition will be hosted in multiplex Tsalapata in Volos!


Psarokokalo film fest :: Volos 3-5 Oct. 2014

Multiplex Tsalapata
Βest Psarokokalo 25 / 09 / 2014
AISFF Psarokokalo is inviting you in Mikrokosmos Cinema (Sygrou/ Fix Metro Station) for one and only screening with a selection from 90 short films from more than 40 countries the peremiered in Serifos.
Sarting time 20.00
Ticket price 5€
The first Cinema Psarokokalo in Serifos Island, Kato Chora! 22 / 09 / 2014
PSAROLOCO Media Literacy (www.psaroloco.gr) 23 / 08 / 2014
Saturday 23/08, Serifos, Kato Chora (Evangelistria square) we will host the internationally renown cinema workshop for film of BFI in the film of Abbas Kiarostami, the Iranian director of new-realism who approached the children age through an intense self portrait and cultural point of view in his country.
Special guest Eirini Andriopoulou, researcher EU Media Literacy Expert/TV Content Designer/Analyst.)
07 / 08 / 2014
The International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo has celebrated the opening of its new space CINEMA PSAROKOKALO at Serifos Island and it will stay there until September. CINEMA PSAROKOKALO, Serifos Island, Kato Chora, Evangelistria square
07 / 08 / 2014
The FILM MARKET of the festival can be found in CINEMA PSAROKOKALO in Serifos Island, throughout the whole festival duration until September and prior arrangement. For scheduling a meeting you can send an email with your contact details in info@psarokokalo.gr or contact us in 6942463240
HERBS PSAROKOKALO 06 / 08 / 2014
Psarokokalo has prepared throughout the years its own label of authentic, traditional herbs, collected by hand during our past editions across Greece, cultivated by our top botanists. So we have carefullypicked these unique herbs from Serifos and Crete in some of our perks, adding a particular aroma, taste and enchantment to our gifts back to you! You can explore all this in Cinema Psarokokalo in Serifos Island, Kato Chora, Evangelistria square.
Leonardo Van Dijl 06 / 08 / 2014
Leonardo Van Dijl - Director, Get Ripped, Official Selection Psarokokalo

Belgium

Video
Piotr Sulkowski 06 / 08 / 2014
Piotr Sulkowski - Director, Miruna, Official Selection Psarokokalo

Poland

Video
Alexandra Maciljczyk 06 / 08 / 2014
Alexandra Maciljczyk - Director, Nils, Official Selection Psaroloco

Poland

Video
Alexandru Mironescu 06 / 08 / 2014
Alexandru Mironescu - Director, Mens Room, Official Selection Psarokokalo
Romania
Video
John Giordano 06 / 08 / 2014
John Giordano - Director, Amias, Official Selection
UK
Video
Ikuma Horii 06 / 08 / 2014
Ikuma Horii - Director, Sacrifice, Special Screening
Japan
Video
David Valkenet 06 / 08 / 2014
David Valkenet - Director
Australia

Video
20 / 07 / 2014
In 20-21 July, the International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo was screened in Samos in collaboration with the Cinema Club Samos.
PSAROKOKALO Poster & Program 2014 09 / 07 / 2014

Psarokokalo Program

Psarokokalo Serifos Island 08 / 07 / 2014
Regarding the accommodation the ISFF Psarokokalo has prepared special offers with indigostudios, ( http://indigostudios.gr) and Rizes Hotel http://www.hotelrizes.gr, Coralli Camping http://www.corallicamping.gr/el/serifos-camping-rates-offers.html.
Also the ISFF Psarokokalo has prepared special offers with a discount card that includes
• 20% discount in Indigo café
• 8%- 10% discount in Indigo Bakery
• 8% discount in Serifos market
• 10% discount in Fish restaurant Kali
• 10% discount in Pano Piatsa traditional café (Rakomelo)
• 10% discount in Barbara’s gift shop
• 10% discount in Aloni restaurant
• 10% discount in Thalami restaurant
For your better service we have established relations with a diving school, a car rental company and a ticket agency.
For information and reservations you can call Mob: 6945437966, 6948170176, 2281052548 Name: Vikentios Livanios.
Please keep in mind that you have to state that you are a member of the Psarokokalo film festival.

For more information you can contact us at contact@psarokokalo.gr
Psarokokalo AISFF summer 2014 Trailer 05 / 07 / 2014

Cooperation Εxpiry with the Greek Film Archive 04 / 07 / 2014
AISFF Psarokokalo and KYKLOS non profit (kyklosnonprofit.eu) organization have to expire their cooperation with the Greek Film Archive due to moral issues.
Our screenings have started and they will continue until September here in Serifos island_ Kato Chora and also in Athens in October.

You are welcome to join us in Serifos island for an excellent experience!
SERIFOS SUMMER, KATΟ CHORA Grand Opening, Saturday 28 June 27 / 06 / 2014
Grand Opening, Saturday 28 June
Screenings Best Of Psarokokalo until the 9th of July when the 8th ISFF Psarokokalo premiers.

Screening program – Saturday 28 June to Wednesday 2 July
Selection of the international competition program of the 4th AISFF Psarokokalo 2010.(( https://vimeo.com/98169265)

And if you are in our beautiful island, you can select the short film of the next day.
We are waiting for you for screenings under the stars!

Minimum Contribution 6€
The Screenings start at 9.00 p.m. until 1.00 a.m.
*Bring Your Own Drinks
Psarokokalo sets sail on June 18th 03 / 06 / 2014
The International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo begins its journey for the 8th consecutive year, with the western Cyclades being the start point!
This year, over 120 films from all over the globe, will guide us through the world of cinema and we take us to different cultures. Movies that make their debut and well-known, award-winning films will fill our summer nights!

First stop, Serifos !
Psarokokalo will, initially, anchor in Serifos, where it will remain throughout the summer. The package includes workshops, parallel actions and best-of movies projections under the summer starry sky. Apart from the sea and the sun, on 10-16 of July, the 8th ISSF Psarokokalo and the 3rd ISSF Psaroloco will keep us company, with award - winning film screenings and premieres, with english subtitles!

Of course, the 8th ISFF Psarokokalo and 3rd ISSF Psaroloco, will be also held in Athens on 10-16 July, the Greek Film Archive - building Lais (Iera Odos 48, Kerameikos), for those who won’t have the opportunity to relax with us on an island!

Τhe complete program of the festival will be announced at the press conference, on July 6th!

And while Psarokokalo will moor off the Aegean, the festival will be accompanied by parallel activities for kids and adults! Interesting thematic workshops for parents, educators and teachers will be held, while our young cinephiles will have the opportunity of the film experience through the Psaroloco Labs workshops, where the kids will be the filmmakers and they will create their own short film!

The Psaroloco Labs through Psaroloco Media Literacy Project, aims to familiarize the novice audiences with the basic terms of the cinematic experience, and to promote the experience of media literacy. The program promotes the enhancement of the critical faculties of the child's ability to decode images.

And because we don’t forget about the environment, KYKLOS and the Psarokokalo and Psaroloco festivals, wanting to share with the world the greek island beauty, offer scents from Serifos! Savory (Satureja Thymbra), Wild Thyme (Thymus Capitatus) and Wild Lavender (Lavandula Stoechas), for those who want to have the Cycladic scent always near them!

If you are a friend of the festival and KYKLOS or want to support us, look for us on the Indiegogo platform, from 14th June!

If you have any questions, contact Psarokokalo at press@psarokokalo.gr

Wear your summer clothes, pack your bags and get on the Psarokokalo boat for an unforgettable journey into the magical world of cinema!

Let’s go !
Selected Films International Competition 8th Psarokokalo 28 / 05 / 2014

Please follow the link below to read the Official selection of the International Competition Program Psarokokalo 2014.



International Competition Program 2014

Film submissions for ISFF PSAROKOKALO 2014 are now closed 11 / 04 / 2014

 We would like to thank all the directors for submiting their films to the 8th Internation Short Film Festival –Psarokokalo.

This Year the entries were 4.214 from 78 Countries.
The directors of the chosen films for the competition will be informed via email at the end of May.
The
final program will be posted in the ISFF – Psarokokalo website after
the press conference which is due to take place on the 6th of July.

We sent to all of the participants our warmest regards and we would like to express our deep gratitude to you!

The Psarokokalo team



Call for Entry 2014 20 / 01 / 2014

The 8th International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo invites filmmakers to submit their entries for the Competition program of the Festival, which shall take place in July 2014. 


This edition of the Festival also presents the international competition Psaroloco with films for kids and teenagers.


The Entry Form along with the film can also be sent through email: festival.psarokokalo@gmail.com


Deadlines for submission of forms and films: 1st April 2014.


Entry Form & Terms and Regulations for the 8th AISFF PSAROKOKALO


AISFF PSAROKOKALO is organized by Kyklos Civil Non Profit Company


GIVE TO GROW 30 / 10 / 2013
Kyklos is the context of series of actions about films, their creators and their audience as well as environmentally friendly ideas and their application .

We were founded by volunteers. Every effort, every donation is crucial.

Kyklos in Greek means Circle. A circle is a simple shape of Euclidean geometry consisting of those points in a plane which are equidistant from a given point called the center. The common distance of the point of a circle from its center is called its radius.

As a circle, Kyklos has elements/points which are equidistant from its center. These elements are discreet but lay down under their complete environment.

1. Athens International Short Film Festival PSAROKOKALO

2. PSAROLOCO Media Literacy Project

3. TRAVEL PACK

4. BULB

A few details about each one of the elements.

http://www.kyklosnonprofit.tk/


In Kyklos we count on the audience/public support. If you are interested in supporting the continuation of the projects as well as its elements.
21 / 06 / 2013

 AUDIENCE AWARD

We
are really happy to announce that the audience award of the 7th Athens
International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo goes to the film" A NEW
OLD STORY" directed by Antoine Cuypers (Belgium 2012).

We would like to thank the audience of the two cities
(Athens,Thessaloniki) and the four islands (Siros,Serifos,Andros and
Lesvos)that the festival was held, who supported the festival for
another year and all the participants  directors (109 films from 31
countries) who filled us with optimism and  strength for
the next festival’s edition.

See you soon...

The Psarokokalo Team

Psarokokalo Programm 01 / 06 / 2013

 

Download link
http://we.tl/NOnEbHsJ3B
PSAROKOKALO POSTER 2013 29 / 05 / 2013
Psarokokalo AISFF summer 2013 Trailer 25 / 05 / 2013
AISFF PSAROKOKALO @ CHINA 14 / 05 / 2013

 


The 4th China International New Media Shorts Festival Kingbonn
( http://en.kingbonn.cc/
) which will be held in Shenzhen,China from 14 to 20 May 2013 has
invited the program  director of AISFF Psarokokalo to represent Greece
in the short film market as a beginning  of cooperation between the two
festivals.
AUDIENCE AWARD 26 / 02 / 2012
AUDIENCE AWARD

The 6th edition of Athens International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo took place in Athens with great success in both venues, the Greek Film Archive and Nixon Cinema which hosted the wide range of its activities.
The week had it all: screenings of awarded short films from all around the world,
tributes, exhibitions, parties plus a number of interesting lectures and discussions between highly acknowledged directors and film professionals.

The audience prize was awarded to the short film VERA’S WILL by the Swedish director Josefine Camitz who attended the festival and received the award at the closing party.
We would like to thank the audience who supported the festival for another year and all the participants’ directors (116 films from 34 countries) who filled us with optimism, strength and positive ideas for the preparation of the next festival’s edition.
See you next year...
The Psarokokalo Team
PARTICIPATION END DATE 22 / 11 / 2011

We would like to thank all the directors who submitted their movie to the AISFF Psarokokalo.

This year's participations reached the total of 1.214, approximately 15% more in relation to the festival of last year.

The directors of the movies selected for the competition section will be notified by e-mail by the end of January. The final programme will be posted in the festival's website after the press conference(9/2/2012).

Thank you for your participation

The Psarokokalo team

AISFF PSAROKOKALO AT 28th TEHRAN INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 11 / 10 / 2011

Athens International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo announces that the main programmer of AISFFP Stavros Raptis is invited by the Iranian Youth Cinema Society (IYCS) as a member of the international jury of the Tehran International Film Festival.


The festival, which starts on Monday 10/10 and ends on Sunday 16/10, is one of the most important film festival in the Middle East and the programme includes more than 300 films from the region.

Call for Entries 2012 16 / 09 / 2011

The AISFF Psarokokalo invites all filmakers to participate in the sixth edition of the festival which will take place in Athens, Greece in February 2012.



General Information:



* Submissions are open to short films of the following genres (fiction, animation, documentary, experimental).
* The festival call is open to every creator of any nationality and background.
* There is no submission fee.
* The film must not exceed the lenght of 45 minutes.
* All films must have english subtitles.
* Deadline for applications and projects: 20 November 2011 (post stamped).




16 / 02 / 2011
AISFF Psarokokalo 2011! 02 / 02 / 2011
OPEN CONTEST _ Exhibition STORYBOARD 02 / 12 / 2010

 AISFF Psarokokalo announces, in collaboration with the School of Applied Arts "Ornerakis", the Storyboard Open Contest.


 


Final delivery date 15/01/2011


info@psarokokalo.gr


Screenplay here

PSAROLOCO 04 / 11 / 2010
Psarokokalo goes to Patmos island 27 / 06 / 2010

Psarokokalo in collaboration with the International Film Festival of Patmos will travel 19 to 25 July to the island of Patmos.


Screenings of 20 selected short in the frame of the 1rst International Film Festival of Patmos.

 http://www.iffp.gr

Psarokokalo at the Art Cinema of University of Patras 10 / 05 / 2010

For more information click here

Psarokokalo 2010 report 08 / 02 / 2010

The 4th edition of Athens International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo took place in Athens with great success.
More than 2500 people passed throughout the week and participated in its screenings and parallel events, creating a vibrant cultural nucleus seeking for thematic and cinematic innovations in substance and form.

The audience prize was awarded to the short film CRUMBS by the French director Pierre Pinaud fic 31', (Cesar Award, Award of the Federation of French Critics, Award for best music Clermont Ferrand).

Larry Sider tonight at the Greek Film Archive 05 / 02 / 2010

Ο ήχος αλλάζει την εικόνα

www.schoolofsound.co.uk

Ημερομηνία:  5 Φεβρουαρίου 2010
Ώρα: 19:00 - 20:00
Χώρος διεξαγωγής: Ταινιοθήκη της Ελλάδος

ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΗ ΕΙΣΟΔΟΣ

Medea 70 from Michalis Papanikolaou 04 / 02 / 2010

Today 7p.m at the Greek Film Archive, the award-winning short film Medea 70 of Michael Papanikolaou.
After the screening the director explains the use of music and how sound design was made then, 40 years after its first presentation.

Rob Chiu -RONIN- tonight 7p.m at the Greek Film Archive 03 / 02 / 2010

 Rob Chiu will be showcasing some of his title work which crosses a wide variety of media, from tv program titles to design conference titles to feature film titles. Rob will be talking about the process behind this while also showing his more recent work which is now pushing into full narrative film.


www.theronin.co.uk

Press conference 11 / 01 / 2010

On Thurday 21st of January, 12 m.m. at Floral (Themistokleous 80, Exarheia sq, Athens), the festival team presents the programm of the 4th edition of the International Short Film Festival of Athens. On the same day,  9 a.m. at Floral (Themistokleous 80, Exarheia sq, Athens) the team showcases some of the best shorts from the previous years (free entrance).

Dates for 2010 21 / 12 / 2009
The 4th edition of the International Short Film Festival of Athens Psarokokalo will be held from 1 to 7 February 2010. The venues hosting the forthcoming festival are the Greek Film Archive (48, Iera Odos str. & 134-136 Megalou Alexandrou str, Athens)

and Nixon (Agisilaou 61b, Κerameikos, Athens)
GIVE TO GROW 01 / 01 / 1970
Kyklos is the context of series of actions about films, their creators and their audience as well as environmentally friendly ideas and their application .

We were founded by volunteers. Every effort, every donation is crucial.

Kyklos in Greek means Circle. A circle is a simple shape of Euclidean geometry consisting of those points in a plane which are equidistant from a given point called the center. The common distance of the point of a circle from its center is called its radius.

As a circle, Kyklos has elements/points which are equidistant from its center. These elements are discreet but lay down under their complete environment.

1. Athens International Short Film Festival PSAROKOKALO

2. PSAROLOCO Media Literacy Project

3. TRAVEL PACK

4. BULB

A few details about each one of the elements.

http://www.kyklosnonprofit.tk/


In Kyklos we count on the audience/public support. If you are interested in supporting the continuation of the projects as well as its elements.
Selected Films International Competition 8th Psarokokalo 01 / 01 / 1970
SHORT FILM MARKET 01 / 01 / 1970
The FILM MARKET of the festival can be found in CINEMA PSAROKOKALO in Serifos Island, throughout the whole festival duration until September and prior arrangement. For scheduling a meeting you can send an email with your contact details in info@psarokokalo.gr or contact us in 6942463240.
01 / 01 / 1970
Βest Psarokokalo 01 / 01 / 1970
AISFF Psarokokalo is inviting you in Mikrokosmos Cinema (Sygrou/ Fix Metro Station) for one and only screening with a selection from 90 short films from more than 40 countries the peremiered in Serifos.
Sarting time 20.00
Ticket price 5€
Βest Psarokokalo 01 / 01 / 1970
AISFF Psarokokalo is inviting you in Mikrokosmos Cinema (Sygrou/ Fix Metro Station) for one and only screening with a selection from 90 short films from more than 40 countries the peremiered in Serifos.
Sarting time 20.00
Ticket price 5€
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