“Greece-A365-Day Destination” video wins another award at Berlin International Tourism Fair

12 March 2018
222 Views

The multi-awarded winning video “Greece-A365-Day Destination” received yet another distinction after it was awarded the second world destination prize
and the first prize in Europe at the Golden City Gate festival of tourist films in Berlin, in the framework of the ITB International Tourism Fair, where our Greece is attending with a with a GNTO stand.

The prize was awarded by Wolfgang Jo Huschert, President of the Festival, to the Director of the Market Research and the Advertising of the Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO), Petros Saganas, and the Head of the Publications and Audiovisual Department, Eleftheria Fili, in the presence of Viki Stroumpos, the head of the GNTO German offices. The Greek contingent celebrated their success the in the presence of Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and the Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Greek National Tourism Organisation Angeliki Chondromatidou.

The film “Greece- A365-Day Destination” was created by GNTO, directed by Antonis Theocharis-Kioukas, as part of the strategic plan by Minister Elena Kountoura for the promotion of Greece as a world-renowned destination 365 days a year. The 3-minute 36-second video immerses the viewer into the beautiful imagery, colours, and sounds of Greece.

This is the third award in a row award that the GNTO has received in the past six months. In 2017, it was voted by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation as the top video for tourist destination for Europe destination among 23 European countries, while it also picked up the second prize for the World Tourism Organisation’s Video Competition in Chengdu, China.

It also received a special prize in the category “Tourist film up to 7 minutes” at the 6th International Festival of Tourist Films in Zagreb, Croatia, “ZagrebTourFilmFestival”, where he was selected among 48 entries from competing countries.

You may be interested

Beauty and myth in Corinthia’s Trikala, where the Greek Gods and mountains beckon
GREECE
shares244 views
GREECE
shares244 views

Beauty and myth in Corinthia’s Trikala, where the Greek Gods and mountains beckon

Panos - Aug 21, 2018

Spas, resorts, and a ski centre offer year-round appeal on a mythical mountain where Hermes was born and Zeus enjoyed…

“Wish Tree” on Greek island becomes Tourist attraction
GREECE
shares10 views
GREECE
shares10 views

“Wish Tree” on Greek island becomes Tourist attraction

Panos - Aug 21, 2018

The “wish tree” on the picturesque Antipaxos island in the Ionian Sea has become a tourist attraction, as every year…

Prague Spring: 50 years to the day
WORLD
shares17 views
WORLD
shares17 views

Prague Spring: 50 years to the day

Panos - Aug 21, 2018

What is the back story? Czechoslovakia – modern day Czech Republic and Slovakia – was firmly under the influence of…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.