High taxes, red tape put off foreign filmmakers from shooting in Greece

Reports late in November that American cinematographer and director Steven Bernstein was interested in establishing a film studio on the Cycladic island of Syros caused a stir on social media. However, few people seemed aware of the conditions set by the Cannes Golden Lion winner. Speaking to Kathimerini, Giorgos Leontaritis, […]

Priceless archaeological treasure surfaces after storm in Crete, Greece

A priceless archaeological treasure surfaced following the recent downpours that fell in Ierapetra, Crete. According to neakriti.gr, a marble sculpture of an ancient Roman noblewoman with a stunning hairstyle was found on 4 January by a young farmer, who handed it immediately to the Archaeological Service. According to the first estimate of the […]