16 Apr 2021

Presentation regarding StoryLab California in the University of Macedonia

On Friday 9/04/2021 I was invited by the Culture Borders Gender Laboratory of the University of Macedonia to talk about StoryLab’s workshops in California. The title of the presentation was: “Returning to your roots: An ethnomediaology case study with the Tejon Native American Tribe in California under StoryLab (Skills Training for Democratised Film Industries.)”. The title of the event was: Digital Technologies and research in social sciences and humanities”. The event was via zoom and there were a lot of […]

01 Apr 2021

Funding proposal accepted for academic book

The academic stuff team of the Pedagogical Sufficiency Program of Audio Visual Arts Department of Ionian University got their funding proposal accepted, from Kallipos + funding program, for the publication of an academic book. The title of the book is: Serious Film Games: Mixed identities, approaches and functions in Education. The writers of this book are Assistant Professor Agnes Papadopoulou, Dr. Emmanouil Rovithis and Dr. Iakovos Panagopoulos.   More information about the above publication: https://avarts.ionio.gr/gr/news/20513/?fbclid=IwAR1uMvhz3rFaF-I6X7Ep_LQ6IjA-l2xHkjUwVwHWybFDpVnXT-KCJ0jo-Hw  

11 Feb 2021

Workshop from the University of Central Lancashire with Dr. Iakovos Panagopoulos

On Monday 08/02/2021 and Friday 12/02/2021 Dr. Iakovos Panagopoulos is invited by Prof. Erik Knudsen andUniversity of Central Lancashire to run a workshop with Prof. Knudsen organized by the Institute of Citizenship Society and Change of University of Central Lancashire. The title of the workshop is Participatory Online Stakeholder Engagement–POSE and aims at training the U.C.Lan. teaching stuff in Storytelling tools and how these techniques can be used in their own disciplines. The workshop is going to run with Prof. […]

11 Feb 2021

Lecture in Panteion University (Video)

Here is the video from my lecture in Panteion University in the Laboratory on Contentious Politics with the title: “The use of heterotopia as a tool for narrating alternative historical narratives in cinema”. In the following link you can also download my presentation in English. Link: https://lcp.panteion.gr/    

10 Feb 2021

Two book chapters in press for publication

The academic stuff team of the Pedagogical Sufficiency Program of Audio Visual Arts Department of Ionian University got two book chapters in press for publication. Serious Film Games (S.FI.GA.):Integrating game elements with filmmaking principles into playful script writing, book chapter written by Assistant Professor Agnes Papadopoulou, Dr. Manos Rovithis and Dr. Iakovos Panagopoulos in the edited volume: Smart Pedagogy of Game-based Learning edited by: Linda Daniella, Publishing by: Springer (In Press), 2021. White Space, Blank Class: A Filmmaking Approach in […]

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