The Board of Directors of the Hellenic Union of Heptanisians announce the operations of the Ionian International Digital Film Festival (IIDFF), which was organized in 2012 and 2013 by the Cultural Center of Municipality of Lefkas and thanks Lefkas Municipality for its concession and allocation of the Festival to the Hellenic Union of Heptanisians multi-cultural activities.
The Artistic Directing of the festival has been assigned to the Lefkadian Film Director Thanos Kermitsis in accordance to the decision taken by the Board of Directors of HUH, whereas the organization and jury committees will be constituted prior to the start of the festival.
The Ionian International Digital Film Festival, organized for two consecutive years by the Cultural Centre of Lefkas Municipality in collaboration with AVALON - Audiovisual Digital Productions, came successfully to its end.
The festival in 2013 had more a Mediterranean - Balkan profile with films coming mainly from southern Europe , Balkans , Middle East and Latin American countries with which we share not only largely common problems and culture but the geographic proximity gives participants the opportunity to visit more easily our country and Lefkas island.
The 1st Ionian International Digital Film Festival held for first time in Lefkas Island from 15 to 22/9/2012 came successfully to its end.
The premiere of the festival on Saturday 15/9, taken place at the Municipal Cinema ‘Apollon’, was crowded and honored among others by the presence of : Mr. Anthony Chaziroglou, Consul General of Greece in Odessa, Lefkada’s Mayor Costas Aravanis, Theodore Verykios-Antiperifereiarchis Lefkadas, Lina Makrygiorgou – Chairman of the Municipal Council, Anastasios Gazis-Vice President of the Cultural Center, etc.