Masterclasses, workshops & pitchings speakers (list in progress)
Niccolò Ammaniti is an italian novelist (Branchie / Ti prendo e ti porto via / Io non ho paura / Come Dio comanda / Che la festa cominci / Io e te / Anna) and since 2019 a famous tv series screenwriter, showrunner and director of hit & quality tv series such as "Il Miracolo" and "Anna" both brodcasted by ARTE the french european tv channel.
Adonis A. Kyrou (Greek: Άδωνις Α. Κύρου; 18 October 1923, Athens – 4 November 1985, Paris) was a Greek filmmaker and writer, whose works often appeared under the name Ado Kyrou. He was the son of Achilleus A. Kyrou and grandson of Adonis Kyrou, owners and publishers of the newspaper Estia.At the end of 1945 Kyrou moved to Paris, France in December 1945 along with many other Greek intellectuals on the Mataroa voyage. There he worked as a critic, filmmaker, and author of L'Âge d'or de la carte postale (1966), Amour - érotisme et cinéma (1957) and Le Surréalisme au cinéma (1953), the last two published by Eric Losfeld's publishing house Le Terrain Vague. He was a contributor to the French film journal Positif.
Greek novelist, screenwriter, producer and director, Vanguelis Bekas is also conducting creative writing workshops. He is actually developing with Series Balkans his first tv series named "Our Son" inspired his novel named "Our Son" released on october 2020
Working as screenwriter since he was 26 years old, Nikos Apeiranthitis is a great screenwriter specialised in adaptation of greek contemporary literature into tv series for both private and public greek broacdcasters.
Ariel Kyrou son of the french greek director Ado Kyrou, is a journalist, writer, essayist and radio columnist, specializing in new technologies, electronic music, science fiction and the great artistic avant-gardes of the last century.
Former radio and magazines journalist, graduated from Athens Law School and the Journalism College, Katerina Bey created some great greek movies, and tv series scripts She wrote more than seven best off novels and she is currently cowriting the script of the tv hit series Our Best Years bnew season to be broadcasted by ERT Television (greek public broadcaster).