Amorgos Tourism Film Festival 2019
The Women Cultural Association of Amorgos, the Municipality of Amorgos, and the Region of South Aegean are pleased to announce the 10th International Amorgos Tourism Film Festival which will be held on the Greek island of Amorgos at the 5*Aegialis Hotel & Spa from the 31st October to the 5th of November, 2019.
The main goal of the Amorgos Film Festival is to set up an international platform, encouraging global tourism through audio-visual media, to promote the culture and sustainable tourism of Amorgos, the Cyclades Region & Greece and to preserve the environment locally and internationally.
The 10th Amorgos Film Festival is dedicated to the French director Luc Besson for his contribution to the development of Amorgos, thanks to his famous film "Big Blue”.The Amorgos Film Festival is a member of CIFFT (Comité International des Festivals du Film Touristique.), with members from around the globe, based in Vienna.
All evening screenings and lectures will be open to the public so that the inhabitants of Amorgos, as well as visitors, will have the chance to participate and draw information on current developments in the areas of culture and tourism. There will be access to handicapped.
The “17th Amorgos Convention of Culture & Tourism” will take place at the same time, dedicated to “Cultural Landscape" and will focus on Gastronomy, Ecology, Rural Amorgos Architecture, and UNESCO.
The organizers’ goal is to help the tourism development of Greek and other destinations.