INVITATION TO ALL ENGLISH SPEAKING HIGH SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES OF CYPRUS FOR THEIR PARTICIPATION IN THE FORTH ROUND OF SHORT DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTION LABORATORIES.
Please fill out the form and send it to Mr. Stavros Papageorgiou, workshop coordinator, through fax +357 22339286 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact number: +357 22337433 and +357 99694407
Watch the online screening of the five documentaries of the Student Department of the AEI Festival 2020 and the student day for the announcement of the 4th cycle of student workshops
The non-profit organization A.E.I AUDIOVISUAL FORUM, through its actions, focuses on the three pillars: ARCHEOLOGY – NATIONALITY – HISTORY and aspires, through the education on the documentary field ,to be a conduit for the promotion and dissemination of the cultural heritage, the heritage of our homeland. At the same time, it functions as a platform of collecting, recording and screening of documentaries with stories of people, places, cultures from all over the world.
Perhaps the most important function of the organization is the Cyprus Archaeological, Ethnographic and Historical Documentary Festival, through which its educational dimension is shown, emphasizing the participation of students of all levels, not only as spectators but also as creators. This action that is strengthened year by year and actuates the young to research, record and present issues related to the cultural heritage and history of our place, through documentaries.
In 2018, Tetraktys Films in collaboration with the Unesco Cyprus Schools Partnership Network, organized on a pilot basis the first cycle of student documentaries on short documentary film production, with the participation of 60 students and 7 teachers from 6 high schools. As part of this workshop, the students made five 10-minute documentaries, which were presented at the 1st International Festival of Archaeological, Ethnographic and Historical Documentaries and later on, during a student seminar, where the 2nd cycle of workshops for 2019 was announced.
Το 2019 υλοποιήθηκε ο Β’ κύκλος του ιδίου εργαστηρίου, με τη συμμετοχή 160 μαθητών Γυμνασίου και Λυκείων καθώς και 15 εκπαιδευτικών από 13 σχολεία που ανήκουν στο Δίκτυο Εταιρικών Σχολείων Unesco Κύπρου. Οι διοργανωτές των εργαστηρίων ανέθεσαν σε ομάδα τεσσάρων σκηνοθετών την εκπαίδευση τους, με στόχο την δημιουργία δεκατριών 10λεπτων ντοκιμαντέρ τα οποία προβλήθηκαν στο 2ο Διεθνές Φεστιβάλ Αρχαιολογικού, Εθνογραφικού και Ιστορικού Ντοκιμαντέρ.
Educational activities that, also, took place in AEI 2019 festival were:
In addition, a student symposium was held in October 2019, where students and teachers who participated in the second cycle of workshops, had the opportunity to exchange their experience with students and school teachers who were interested in participating in the upcoming cycle of workshops, in 2020.
Το 2020 υλοποιήθηκε ο Γ’ κύκλος των μαθητικών εργαστηρίων, με τη συμμετοχή 24 σχολείων της Μέσης Εκπαίδευσης, τόσο δημόσιων όσο και ιδιωτικών.
Ektor Papageorghiou, Costas Chrysanthou,
Sophia Tsaggaridou, Andreas Shieittanis,
Andreas Kyriakou, Lyda Agiomamiti
George Chrysanthou, Nicolas Loizou,
Stavros Papageorgiou, Linos Panagi
The third series of students’ workshops on short documentary film production with the participation of 240 students and 24 teachers from High Schools and Lyceums, became reality due to the support of the following organizations.