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07 Jan 2021

Start of my Post-Doctoral Research

I am starting my Post-Doctoral Research in Panteion University of Social and Political Science with Prof. Seferiadis. The title of my research is: “Suspended spaces of memory: Heterotopic historical narratives and contentious politics in contemporary cinematic practice”. Two more Universities are also in this research as collaborating Universities. University of Central Lancashire with Prof. Knudsen and Audio Visual Arts Department of Ionian University with Dr. Papadopoulou. Abstract: Michel Foucault, in the prologue of his book “Order of things” and in […]

01 Jan 2021

National Television Interview regarding the project “Sound and Light 1821 – 2021”

On Ert1 (National Television) with the Dean of Ionian University Professor Andreas Floros regarding the project “Sound and Light 1821 – 2021”. This project was created from the Regional administration of Ionian Islands with Audio Visual Arts Department of Ionian University. It is a mapping projection with live performance at a historical church of Corfu and connects with a poetic way the hero’s of 1821 with the contemporary everyday hero’s. For more information check here: https://2021.inarts.eu/en/ ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Στην Ερτ1 με […]

30 Dec 2020

Projection Mapping: Sound and Light 1821 – 2021

On Thursday, December 31st, 2020 and Friday, January 1st, 2021, the streaming of of the opening of the celebration by the Region of Ionian Islands for the 200th anniversary of the 1821 revolution took place. The two-day online event premiered the projection mapping and the in situ performance that took place at Panagia ton Xenon in Corfu, specifically for the celebration of the year 2021 in the Region of Ionian Islands. The project “Sound and Light 1821 – 2021”, which […]

17 Dec 2020

3 days online Workshop: “Workshop on new cinema trades and new audiovisual production”

Apulia Film Commision Foundation organizes a 3 days online workshop for Italian and Greek operators in the frame of CIAK project, funded by Interreg V-A Greece-Italy Proogramme 2014-2020. The initiative aims to explore the national and international evolution related to the new cinema and audiovisual productions and television industry, in addition to the new trends and distribution media. We will analyze the process from the idea to the cinematographic transposition within cinema language and how this is strongly conditioned today […]

04 Dec 2020

New Award for Allimonò

Another award for our short film Allimonò in The Accolade Competition awards. Congratulation to all the cast and crew! ————————————————————————————————————————————– Ένα ακόμη βραβείο για την μικρού μας μήκους ταινία Allimonò στο The Accolade Competition. Πολλά συγχαρητήρια σε όσους συμμετείχαν στην ταινία! https://accoladecompetition.org

10 Nov 2020

Guest lecture at Panteion

At 4/2/2021 I will lead a lecture in the Laboratory of Contentious Politics in Panteion University with the title: “The use of heterotopia as a tool for narrating alternative historical narratives in cinema. For more information: https://lcp.panteion.gr/

06 Oct 2020

Best Director Grand Jury Award

Short film Allimonò (produced by Apulia Film Commission in association with Matchframe) won the best Director Grand Jury Award for September in Oniros Film Awards – New York.

05 Oct 2020

New position in Ionian University

This year I will be teaching in Audio Visual Arts Department of Ionian University as an Academic Scholar. I will be teaching the modules: Elements of Film Directing & Acting, Audiovisual Production Management and Video Recording Techniques. Link: https://avarts.ionio.gr/en/department/people/615-panagopoulos/

26 Sep 2020

Second Award in Drama Short Film Festival Pitching Lab

The film plan “Cloudy Water” won the second award in Drama Short Film Festival Pitching Lab. The award is Post Production Services (DCP) from Authorwave. Link for the award ceremony: https://www.dramafilmfestival.gr/απονομή-βραβείων-pitching-lab/ (GR) Link from magazine article regarding the award: https://corfustories.com/2020/09/26/v-vraveio-sto-festival-dramas-gia-to/?fbclid=IwAR3Qd6ycb0FkUx6J33rAObR0P-9oIvwJxNXRRGusbqHhChBDtXcYErLYUe4 (GR)

21 Sep 2020

New academic journal paper

The academic paper with the title: Flickering Souls Set Alight was published in Screenworks 11.1 (https://doi.org/10.37186/swrks/11.1/1). Research Questions The questions addressed by this research are: 1. How can we use new wave and modernist techniques to comment on contemporary Greek social issues? 2. In what ways can Brechtian alienation techniques be used as a tool in contemporary political cinema? Context The short film Flickering Souls Set Alight (2019) is the final outcome of my practice-based PhD research in the University […]