In the context of a newly founded collaboration, MFI will provide this year's participating cinematographers with the opportunity to attend Syros International Film Festival (SIFF), after the end of Nisyros session (5/7).
Founded in 2013, SIFF is a pioneer International Film Festival located in the enchanting island of Syros that brings closer Greek and International independent cinema through: two competition sections, thematic screenings, workshops,forums and parallel exhibitions. From July 3-12, SIFF will host over 75 films in six screening locations around the island – including a drive-in cinema – debut a thematic screening section, host a residency for the audiovisual arts and much more. For more information see this link: http://syrosfilmfestival.org/
An introductory presentation of the MFI will be held on the evening of July 9th, followed by a special screening of SEPTEMBER by Penny Panayotopoulou, a film developed in MFI Script 2 Film Workshops. The participants of the MFI Script 2 Film Workshops will be offered complimentary passes for the duration of the festival & a 30% discount on the ferry tickets to Syros and Piraeus.