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  • HELLAS FILMBOX BERLIN 2018: More than a Festival

    HELLAS FILMBOX BERLIN 2018: More than a Festival

    January 24–28, 2018, Urban Spree

    HELLAS FILMBOX BERLIN is a Greek film festival established in 2015 to highlight the current, highly artistic Greek film scene and present it to a German audience. Films are a unique source to communicate and a great medium through which to expand alternate ways of thinking and seeing Greece and its culture.

    Primarily, HELLAS FILMBOX BERLIN aspires to be a platform for “New Greek Cinema”. We [...]

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    There is no shame, treachery or convenience in living abroad

    A few days ago, a full year has passed since I started living in Berlin. The first time, a couple of years ago, I was here for a few hours as a tourist. The second time I came it was for some days as part of a research project. The third time, being an Erasmus+ student, I stayed for a year. My fourth stay at the German capital, which started in the end of August 2016, a year [...]

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  • New Greek Migration: Berlin, October 14 & 15

    New Greek Migration: Berlin, October 14 & 15

    New Diaspora is a media partner of the conference “New Greek Migration”, that will take place in Berlin, October 14 & 15, 2017.

    Nikolaos Stampoulopoulos, the founder and creative director of New Diaspora, will be among the speakers, that include professors L. Lambrianidis (University of Macedonia), M. Pratsinakis (University of Oxford), T. Aravositas (York University, Toronto), A. Tamis (Notre Dame University, Australia), A. Hatzi (Panteion University), M. Damanakis (University of Crete), S. [...]

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  • Hara Katsiki on New Diaspora

    Hara Katsiki on New Diaspora

    Hara Katsiki, a dj and visual artist based in Berlin, talks to Iliada Kothra and to New Diaspora about her life and activities there and shares her thoughts about Greece.

    By Iliada Kothra

    How is your life in Berlin?

    My life in Berlin… is awesome. I love Berlin. It’ s open minded, diverse, inspirational, affordable and fun. I like living in Berlin because it allows you to be who you really are without judging you.


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  • Vassilis Bartzokas on New Diaspora

    Vassilis Bartzokas on New Diaspora

    Vassilis Bartzokas, the founder of the DESIGNLOBBY platform and an entrepreneur with a passion for innovative ideas talks to New Diaspora about his to decision to leave Greece.

    By Iliada Kothra

    Why did you have to leave Greece? I left Greece because I could not live any more in a Country that goes through a huge ethical and moral crisis. There was no future for me and my children any more in the Country I was born and [...]

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