The 9th edition of Ethnofest is here!

Friday November 2nd, 2018

For the 9th consecutive year, the Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest returns, introducing a selection of the best ethnographic productions of the last few years, organizing interesting tributes, discussions, panels and masterclasses, and underlining the exciting present and the dynamic future of visual anthropology and ethnographic documentary. From the 21st till the 25th of …
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Ethnofest at the 1st Biennale of Western Balkans | Ioannina

Tuesday October 16th, 2018

Ethnofest is travelling to Ioannina to meet the Biennale of Western Balkans (BOWB) with a selection of films on Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH). In the framework of the collaboration with the Directorate of Modern Cultural Heritage, we will screen a selection of the films produced by the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, with the latest …
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Ethnofest collaborates with the 24th Athens International Film Festival

Monday September 17th, 2018

For the second consecutive year, the Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest and the Athens International Film Festival join forces. After the screening of Jean Rouch’s classic masterpiece “La Chasse au Lion à l’ Arc” (1965) during the 23rd edition of the Athens International Film Festival, the collaboration continues with the screening of “The Dead …
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“Alima” on the road | The upcoming screenings

The Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest is happy to announce the upcoming screenings of “Alima” in Greece and abroad! Alima, an Ethnofest production in collaboration with the Mediterranean Institute for Nature and Antropos (MedINA), directed by Loukas Koubouris and Nickolas Papadimitriou, premiered in November 2017 at the 8th Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest, …
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Summer School 2018 “Visual Ethnography of Cityscapes” is now over | See you next year!

Tuesday September 4th, 2018

Another amazing summer has come to an end! The fourth edition of Summer School 2018 “Visual Ethnography of Cityscapes”, co-organized by the the Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest and the Netherlands Institute at Athens (NIA), in collaboration with the Free University of Amsterdam (VU), is now officially over. This July, young researchers, students, and …
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Ethnofest and JAF join forces | Themed Section “Critical Encounters: The European Refugee Crisis”

Friday June 8th, 2018

We are really excited to announce a collaboration of which we are most proud of: Ethnofest and JAF (Journal of Anthropological Films, by the wonderful Nordic Anthropological Film Association (NAFA) ) will collaborate to produce a Special Issue based on this year’s Festival themed section – “Critical Encounters: The European Refugee Crisis”, which is curated …
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The Ne(s)t | Ethnofest screenings within the context of the International Museum Day, in collaboration with INNOVATHENS

Wednesday May 9th, 2018

The Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest, in collaboration with INNOVATHENS powered by Samsung, participates in the celebrations of the International Museum Day 2018 at the Industrial Gas Museum. The theme chosen for 2018 is “Hyperconnected museums: New approaches, new publics” and, in that context, the Industrial Gas Museum presents The Ne(s)t, an audiovisual trip …
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Summer School 2018 “Visual Ethnography of Cityscapes”| Apply now!

Monday April 2nd, 2018

After three successful editions, the Summer School “Visual Ethnography of Cityscapes” is one of Ethnofest’s most beloved educational activities. The Summer School consists of an intensive series of workshops and courses on ethnographic cinema and it’s co-organized by the the Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest and the Netherlands Institute in Athens (NIA), in collaboration …
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Ethnofest Screenings at N.I.A. – Winter School 2018

Friday January 19th, 2018

The Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest is curating a series of screenings within the framework of the Winter School “Migration in the Margins of Europe”. The Winter School is co-organized by the University of Amsterdam, its Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies, the department of Social and Cultural Anthropology of VU University Amsterdam and …
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Summer School 2017 is officially over! See you next year!

Saturday August 26th, 2017

The third edition of Summer School 2017 “Visual Ethnography of Cityscapes”, being organized by the Athens Ethnographic Film Festival – Ethnofest and the Netherlands Institute at Athens, is now officially over! Twenty nine young researchers, students and visual artists from all over the world got together in Athens, while bringing along their different and colourful …
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Summer School 2017: Almost Here!

Friday May 26th, 2017

This July the Summer School returns to the streets of Athens for the third consecutive year! The Summer School consists of an intensive series of workshops and courses on ethnographic cinema providing BA, MA and PhD students the opportunity to explore the tools of visual anthropology and practice on the ethnographic methodology. Participants will also …
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Summer school 2017 – apply now!

Sunday March 5th, 2017

The Netherlands Institute at Athens, the Athens Ethnographic Film Festival, the department of Social and Cultural Anthropology of the VU Amsterdam in cooperation with the Laboratory of Anthropological Research of Panteion University, are organising an intensive summer school in collaboration with Dutch and Greek universities, for the third year in a row. The course will …
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