In one of the largest international exhibitions of the audiovisual industry, “FOCUS” exhibition in London, the Film Office-Central Macedonia presented its development tools, in the presence of the Deputy Governor of Tourism, Alexandros Thanos.
The Film Office-Central Macedonia took an active part in the 8th edition of Focus – the first live after the coronavirus pandemic – which hosted in the British capital Film Commissions and Film Offices from all over the world, representatives of production companies from more than 100 countries, as well thousands of audiovisual professionals in all kinds of audiovisual projects (film, television, advertising, animation and games).
The Film Office-Central Macedonia had the opportunity to take an active role in the official presentation of Greece as a competitive destination with endless
possibilities (“Greece: A filming hub with endless possibilities”), which was held jointly by the Hellenic Film Commission of the Greek Film Center and EKOME.
“This year’s presence of the Region of Central Macedonia in one of the world’s largest markets of the audiovisual industry, “Focus” exhibition in London, gave us the opportunity to present for the first time comprehensively and targeted abroad the development tools of our Film Office, which support film and television productions in our region. We especially thank the Hellenic Film Commission for the step they gave to the Film Office-Central Macedonia, in order to introduce foreign audiovisual professionals to the unique variety of natural sceneries of our Region, which is an open studio for audiovisual projects and available for filming 365 days a year”, underlined the Vice-Governor for Tourism, Mr. Alexandros Thanos .