International Film Festival of Syros starts for the its fourth time in Syros from 28/7 until 1/8/2016. French group Metamkine will present a show of editing film screenings and director Peter Lichter will curate a program of classical and avant-garde science fiction films such as «Still in Cosmos» of Takashi Makino, “2001: A Space Odyssey” of Stanley Kubrick, «the Thing» of John Carpenter etc. There will also be an evening dedicated to the great experimental filmmaker Tony Conrad with the movie of «The Flicker» (1965) and live music.
The festival will screen films of Greek directors such as Athena Tsagari, Yannis Economides,films about climate change and the human impact on nature, the emergence of new cultures and the disappearance of old traditions, the moon as a celestial body, calendars of life in the crisis, as well as a seminar with the director of filmmaker Pip Chodorov. For more information visit: http://syrosfilmfestival.org/