Camera Zizanio

Ευρωπαϊκή Συνάντηση Νεανικής Οπτικοακουστικής Δημιουργίας

Camera Zizanio 2016!



16th Camera Zizanio will take place at Pyrgos, Peloponnese, Greece from December 3 to 10, 2016 along with the 19th Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People.

Deadline for entries is  October 10, 2016



Η 16η διοργάνωση της Ευρωπαϊκής Συνάντησης Νεανικής Οπτικοακουστκής Δημιουργίας – Camera Zizanio θα πραγματοποιηθεί στον Πύργο της Ηλείας παράλληλα με το 19ο Διεθνές Φεστιβάλ Κινηματογράφου Ολυμπίας για παιδιά και νέους από τις 3 ως τις 10 Δεκεμβρίου 2016.

Υποβολή αιτήσεων συμμετοχής μέχρι 10 Οκτωβρίου 2016



16th Camera Zizanio – Call for Entries

zizanio callReaching the end of the school year,Camera Zizanio -for the 16th time- is ready to accept all youth audiovisual works for the next edition which will be held from December 3 to 10, 2016.

Films created by children and young people (up 20 years old) have the opportunity to travel to Pyrgos, Ilia Prefecture, and take part in the biggest festival of young artists, European Meeting of Young People’s Audiovisual Creation, as is the full title of the Camera Zizanio.

16th Camera Zizanio will take place along with 19th Olympia International Film Festival for children and young people, the festival of professional films. Deadline for submissions is October 10, 2016. Read more of this post

An up-coming Festival, one more award added!


On our way back from Spain, our luggage was a little bit heavier. As we were carrying one more award for a youth film created in Greece.

The award was for the film “What’s in a name” by Lilena Marinou, a 16 year old student from Athens. Read more of this post

“At full blast” with Nikos Kavoukidis


For once again, Camera Zizanio gave to a school film group the chance to shoot a film with absolutely professional standards and to live a unique experience.

This time the lucky school was the 1st Experimental High School of Athens and the film group winning in 2014 the special award «Nikos Kavoukidis”. Read more of this post

Children’s voices from Greece


On the Greece- FYROM border (photo by Marios Lolos)

During the last months, people of Europe are facing the largest challenge since the Second World War and that’s the massive migration flows.

Hundreds of thousands desperate people from war zones are trying to cross the Aegean Sea and reach the ground European countries believing it’s safer there. Read more of this post