Archive for the ‘Film Industry’ Category

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 1,477 points, up 19… The Geopolitical situation remind us of a Yellowstone situ…. WISTA-Hellas’ Annual Forum at the Athenaeum InterContinental more than a great success, as did the Chios Village Ladies’ Friends at their annual...
November 27th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Charity, Chartering, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Fashion, Film Industry, HR, Immigration, Jewelry, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, People and Places, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

“AMERIKA SQUARE “ – A Greek film with Oscars and Golden Globe aspirations in 2018.

“AMERIKA SQUARE “ – A Greek film with Oscars and Golden Globe aspirations in 2018.
. Marblemen Productions, a nascent Greek owned independent film production company, headed by George T. Lemos and Nikkos J. Frangos, is proud to have produced the feature length film, Amerika Square (ΠΛΑΤΕΙΑ ΑΜΕΡΙΚΗΣ) which has been submitted by Greece for an Academy Award (Oscar) nomination...
November 27th, 2017 | Awards, Clubs, Events, Film Industry, Immigration, Insight | Read More

Screening of the film ‘Cloudy Sunday’ by M Manousakis at the Hellenic Centre

Screening of the film ‘Cloudy Sunday’ by M Manousakis at the Hellenic Centre
Cloudy Sunday; a reality on “stage”… -pic by Omiros Angelopoulos The Hellenic Centre which promotes awareness of our Hellenic culture and history in the UK, via exhibitions, lectures, concerts etc, was successful in purchasing the rights from the distributor of the film Cloudy Sunday,...
November 23rd, 2017 | Books, Events, Film Industry, Music, News | Read More

The IET launches ‘Engineering the Next Generation’, in collaboration with ITN Productions

The IET launches ‘Engineering the Next Generation’, in collaboration with ITN Productions
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and ITN Productions have launched a news and current affairs-style programme ‘Engineering the Next Generation,’ which explores the challenges, careers and future of modern engineering in the UK. With the government announcing the £229 million of...
October 9th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Film Industry, Technical, Technology | Read More

Winner of the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017 by a yard

Winner of the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017 by a yard
Robert Priseman, Louise Giovanelli and Narbi Price. Winner of the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017 by a yard By James Brewer  A television series hugely popular half a century ago was remarkably the focus of the winning entry in the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017. Narbi Price, an artist...
August 28th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Film Industry, News, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Social Columns | Read More

DNV GL carries out its first offshore drone survey

DNV GL carries out its first offshore drone survey
DNV GL has carried out its first offshore drone survey on board the tender support vessel Safe Scandinavia. (Credit: DNV GL) Hamburg, 3 August 2017: DNV GL surveyors have carried out the classification society’s first offshore drone survey on the semisubmersible vessel Safe Scandinavia in the North...
August 3rd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Film Industry, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Technical, Technology | Read More

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal
A unique view of the Port of Hamburg from above… HPA Insider Tour: Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal A hundred lucky guests recently got an exclusive look behind the scenes of Europe’s second biggest seaport at the HPA Insider Tour. The tour started at Hamburgs newest district HafenCity in...
July 24th, 2017 | Film Industry, Photography, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

God Blessed Calabria…

God Blessed Calabria…
Antonietta Santacroce (left), Erminio Pedrocco, and Rosa Maria Letts. God Blessed Calabria – documentary film wows London By James Brewer Calabria, the rugged peninsula forming the “toe” of southern Italy, is Latin with a Greek soul. The region has always been a meeting ground for Greek and Latin...
June 26th, 2017 | Events, Film Industry, News, People and Places | Read More

Superyacht UK Young Designer crafts exclusive yacht for smash hit Sky Atlantic drama ‘Riviera’

Superyacht UK Young Designer crafts exclusive yacht for smash hit Sky Atlantic drama ‘Riviera’
Designs for ECTHETA Former crowned Superyacht UK Young Designer, Dastinas Steponenas, has unveiled an eye-catching superyacht called ECTHETA designed in honour of new Sky Atlantic series, ‘Riviera’. The winner of the 2016 edition of the prestigious design competition was hand-picked to design an...
June 23rd, 2017 | Film Industry, Yachting | Read More

Epitaph procession on orthodox Good Friday goes to roro/ferry Ariadne in Chios port!

Epitaph procession on orthodox Good Friday goes to roro/ferry Ariadne in Chios port!
The Epitaph process at the port of Chios a few yards away from the “Ariadne” Epitaph procession on orthodox Good Friday goes to Ariadne ship in Chios port! Another interesting coverage by Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou, this time during the Holy Easter Week on the island of Chios, Greece,...
April 15th, 2017 | Film Industry, Religion | Read More

Alienating effects of mobile technology…

Alienating effects of mobile technology…
Me, MiPhone & I still Alienating effects of mobile technology – a powerful warning by the winner of the Young Filmmakers Competition The finalists of the British Safety Council’s Young Filmmakers Competition 2017 have been announced. Alienating effects of modern technology, street crime and climate...
March 23rd, 2017 | Film Industry | Read More

Global Eagle Sets New Record for Live Telecasts of Special Events to Cruise Ships

Global Eagle Sets New Record for Live Telecasts of Special Events to Cruise Ships
LOS ANGELES – Feb. 2, 2017 – Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:ENT) set a record in 2016 for the number of hours of live event telecasts to cruise ship passengers around the world on its MTN-TV Special Events Channel. Exceeding its prior record by more than 400 hours, MTN-TV delivered nearly...
February 2nd, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Film Industry, Holidays, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The Nissos Samos maneuvering at the port of Chios

The Nissos Samos maneuvering at the port of Chios
the Nissos Samos One more excellent filming of seamanship by Constantinos Milt. Anagnostou of yet another maga ro-ro/ferry, that of Hellenic Seaways’ Nissos Samos at the main port of Chios, Greece in the Eastren Aegean. Excellent maneuverings by her master Captain Giorgos Arvantitis on Boxing Day. Viewers...
December 27th, 2016 | Film Industry, Maritime Education and Training, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

British Safety Council is calling upon young filmmakers to share their perception of risk in a new film competition

British Safety Council is calling upon young filmmakers to share their perception of risk in a new film competition
Cyber bullying, depression or climate change? A new competition challenges young filmmakers to consider modern risks British Safety Council is calling upon young filmmakers to share their perception of risk in a new film competition The Young Filmmakers Competition 2017, launched to celebrate the...
November 24th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Film Industry, HR | Read More

Big Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in Chios Port (video)

Big Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in Chios Port (video)
A huge Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in the Port of Chios, Eastern Aegean, Greece, for the celebrations of the 76th Anniversary of the 28th October 1940, the day that will remain in Greek and World History written for the heroic “NO” of Greece to Mussolini who wanted to freely parade...
October 28th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Aviation, Film Industry, Maritime History and Museums, Military, Photography | Read More

Nissos Mykonos maneuvering at Chios port

Nissos Mykonos maneuvering at Chios port
The “Nissos Mykonos” entering the Port of Chios We continue the unique coverage of Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou drone spectacular with the maneuvering and fastening of Hellenic Seaways’ Nissos Mykonos ro/ro ferry by captain Vaggelis Arathimos at the Chios port, Greece, yesterday Sunday...
October 17th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Film Industry, Holidays, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Videotel’s Ballast Water Management Programme Updated to Help Ships Comply with Newly Ratified Global Treaty

Videotel’s Ballast Water Management Programme Updated to Help Ships Comply with Newly Ratified Global Treaty
Videotel Ballast Water Management Immediate availability of updated programme will assist shipping in complying with maritime regulations that go into effect in 2017 MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – October 3, 2016 – VideotelTM, a KVH company (Nasdaq: KVHI), has revised its ballast water management...
October 3rd, 2016 | Environment, Film Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Pollution, Shipmanagement | Read More

Trezoros: The Lost Jews of Kastoria

Trezoros: The Lost Jews of Kastoria
Kastoria: 1930s community cohesion. Trezoros: The Lost Jews of Kastoria. Superb documentary chronicles forgotten history By James Brewer Strolling through Kastoria, a tranquil city of northern Greece perched on an isthmus by a lake teeming with fish and blessed with grand mountain scenery, you would...
September 30th, 2016 | Events, Featured, Film Industry, Press and Media | Read More

British Safety Council launches a competition for young film makers

British Safety Council launches a competition for young film makers
Matthew Holder, Head of Campaigns, British Safety Council. The British Safety Council is calling all filmmakers between 16 and 25 years to submit short films on the topic of ‘risk.’ Young Filmmakers Competition 2017 is now open for free registration and entry, with a deadline for submission of...
September 28th, 2016 | Associations, Film Industry, HR | Read More

Videotel Produces New Programme for Safe Navigation in one of the World’s Busiest Shipping Lanes

Videotel Produces New Programme for Safe Navigation in one of the World’s Busiest Shipping Lanes
Nigel Cleave “Safe Passage in the Singapore Strait” is a multi-national training initiative led by the maritime authorities of Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – September 19, 2016 – The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has released a training...
September 19th, 2016 | Film Industry, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

The biggest cruise sailing ship “Club Med 2” at Chios port

The biggest cruise sailing ship “Club Med 2” at Chios port
The “Club Med 2” entering the Port of Chios Here we go again with yet another excellent video by Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou. This time our viewers world-wide can enjoy Maritime Tourism at its best! The Club Med 2 visit in the Port of Chios yesterday attracted hundreds of faithful on...
September 7th, 2016 | Clubs, Cruise Industry, Film Industry, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Tourism | Read More

Nissos Mykonos maneuvering with fireworks for Saint Paraskevi Day

Nissos Mykonos maneuvering with fireworks for Saint Paraskevi Day
The Nissos Mykonos during the fireworks start… We continue our videos from Chios, Greece – Central Eastern Aegean Sea, and this time our international viewers will have the chance to see a very special one by Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou* showing the respect and tradition bestowed for Christianity...
August 19th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Film Industry, Religion | Read More

15 new safety promotion videos to be launched by IMCA

15 new safety promotion videos to be launched by IMCA
The blue animated character that will feature in all the new IMCA videos The promotion of safe working practices is of paramount importance to the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and its members around the globe. Over a two year period, IMCA will be launching 15 short mini-videos,...
August 5th, 2016 | Associations, Film Industry, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Coming up: “Black Sea Manouevers”; an autobiography

Coming up: “Black Sea Manouevers”; an autobiography
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – Introducing yourself should be easy given the Know Thyself interpretation. The video that follows tells you, more or less, all about my forthcoming book and given the noise of bustling boats and people at Tower Hill, off the...
August 4th, 2016 | Books, Film Industry, IMO, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography, Press and Media | Read More

KVH Offers Videotel’s New Zika Virus Safety Video Free to All Mariners Worldwide

KVH Offers Videotel’s New Zika Virus Safety Video Free to All Mariners Worldwide
“Zika Virus – Staying Safe, ” produced by Videotel, a maritime e-Learning leader, explains the dangers of the virus and how to help prevent its spread MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – July 27, 2016 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), announced today that it is offering Videotel’s new safety...
July 27th, 2016 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Film Industry, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Medical, Safety and Security | Read More