"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"We don't get involved in the politics of the nations that we visit. We are above that. I don't want to criticize why we couldn't use a soprano that sang alone on stage. I like to see the other part - that in the orchestra women and men can sit together. It's a great step forward."
"It always runs on time, it's very fast, it's comfortable."
"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
Close to 200 films from more than 40 different countries – this year’s Thessaloniki Documentary Festival was a sold-out event, especially popular
The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival – Images of the 21st Century, attracted 191 films from 42 different countries. The festival is an increasingly
Thousands of Greek public sector workers have been on strike today to protest against planned job cuts.
Teachers, municipal workers and pensioners
The 52nd Thessaloniki Film Festival was held as Greece was hitting the headlines because of the country’s debt crisis and turmoil in the
New York based photographer Philip Tsiaras presents ‘Superreal’ a new exhibition at the Museum of Photography in Thessaloniki, Greece. Over 200
With the motto “Why cinema now?” the Greek city of Thessaloniki celebrated its 50th International Film Festival. It was an occasion to think about
The 50th Thessaloniki International Film Festival has wound up after ten days of screenings that had been threatened by a boycott.
The theme this