The second Festival Miden took place, like the previous year, in public spaces at the Historic Centre of the city of Kalamata, Greece, on July 6-7-8, 2006.

In it’s second realization, Festival Miden was supported by  Kalamata’s Historic Centre Organisation, The Messinia Chamber of Commerce and the Municipality of Kalamata and co-operated with Athens Video Art Festival and Fournos-Centre for Digital Culture.

The three-day program included a two days screening program at Amfeia’s square (Thursday 6 and Friday 7 of July 2006) and a musical concert at Agioi Apostoloi (Saturday, 8 of July 2006),  both areas of the Historic Centre of Kalamata, Greece. The screening program included 71 art videos of various techniques and styles, created by 68 Video Artists and groups from all over Greece and abroad.

Art director: Giorgos Dimitrakopoulos

Curators: Gioula Papadopoulou, Margarita Stavraki

Collaborators: Georgia Ikonomopoulou, Dimitris Meligakos, Stavroula Baka, Nikos Syrigos, Stavros Kapetis

 

Download the press release and program here

Download the printed program (Greek only) here

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Participants Festival Miden 2007

Video:

Thursday, July 6, 2006
Amfeias’ square, Historic Centre of Kalamata, 9 pm

Tasos Charalampopoulos, «Photosynthesis» (Greece -2005), 18.48
Vogler, «Because of the Key» (Greece -2005), 5.20
Myriam Thyes, «Januskuss», (Switzerland – 2000), 1.20
3rd Secondary School of Tripoli, «Surreal Adventure» (Greece -2006), 3.47
Achilleas Nasios & Dimitris Delinikolas, «Awakening» (Greece -2004), 9.20
Giorgos Kolios & Giorgos Arvanitis, «Is a Minute One Minute?» (Germany – 2006), 1.07
Leonidas Konstantinidis, «Cosmic Existence» (Greece -2002), 5.32
Rania Bellou, «Digi-World» (Greece -2005), 2.53
Kiki Petratou, «…to be familiar with…» (Netherlands – 2002), 1.00
Margarita Stavraki, «Whose is this war» (Greece – 2003), 4.24
Panagiota Tzamourani, «Golden Cage» (Greece – 2006), 2.00
Eva Maragaki, «Memory» (Greece – 2005), 5.33
Thodoris Tzantarmas, «I Robot» (Greece – 2005), 3.00
Manolis Dimellas, «Without Sugar» (Greece – 2005), 3.00
Nikos Karamanos, «200 Walls» (Greece – 2004), 16.00
Nina Kotamanidou, «Tonight’s the Night» (Greece – 2002), 7.11
DESDE, «Midnight» (UK – 2006), 0.36
Karina Griffith, «Marker» (Canada – 2005), 7.35
Christiana Korontzi, «Depression» (Greece – 2006), 2.04
Katerina Gaka, «TV project», (Greece – 2005), 2.40
Ifigeneia Kosvyra, «Bahala» (Greece – 2006), 4.48
Danae Mylonaki, «Untitled» (UK – 2006), 11.00
Johanna Lecklin, «We’re a happy family I» (Finland – 2002), 1.00
Manos Georgakopoulos, «Changing 1/3» (Greece – 2005), 2.01
Vasiliki Leukaditi, «Time» (Greece – 2006), 1.55
Virginia Mastrogiannaki, «(auto)portraits»( Greece – 2001), 4.33
Anastasios Govatsos, «Tangled One» (Greece – 2004), 0.39
Konstantinos Tiligadis, «Step by Step» (Greece – 2006), 4.59
Roula Vidali, «The Fight» (Greece – 2004), 1.24
Christogiannis Koufopoulos, «Slow Adjustment» (Greece – 2006), 0.15
Tanja Vujinovic & Zvonka Simcic, «Homework» (Slovenia – 2002), 1.00
Ella Joseph, «Over the Rainbow…Somewhere» (Canada – 2005), 8.57
Alexandra Grypari, «Subjectivity» (Greece – 2005), 3.00
Kelly Fotopoulou, «Slapping me Down» (Greece – 2006), 0.50

 

Friday,  July 7, 2006
Place: Amfeias’ square, Historic Centre of Kalamata, 9 pm

Vogler, «2,76 Kb of light» (Greece – 2004), 11.45
Elli Vassalou, «Ego-burn» (Greece – 2005), 5.43
Nausika Riga, «Mechanic Hand» (Greece – 2006), 5.50
Christiana Lazopoulou, «Madala» (Greece – 2006), 3.08
Georgia Touliatou, «The tree of change» (Greece – 2005), 0.31
Danae Konstanta, «The Gardens of Adonis» (Greece – 2003), 4.24
Nora Martirosyan, «The Doorbell» (Armenia – 2002), 1.00
Despoina Myriokefalitaki, «Cleaning» (Greece – 2005), 5.22
Eileen Botsford, «Cycle» (UK – 2005), 9.13
Giorgos Nasios, «Imprint of the Right Forefinger» (Greece – 2005), 2.07
Andreas Gedin, «Ich bin ein Berliner #2» (Germany – 2002), 1.00
Kiki Petratou, «Standing Still» (Netherlands – 2004), 8.35
Ioanna Myrka, «Weather» (Greece – 2005), 1.00
Anastasia Diavasti, «Street Life» (UK – 2006), 8.20
Giorgos Vavylousakis, «Lie» (Greece – 2004), 3.00
Panagiota Tzamourani, «I have always been here» (Greece – 2006), 2.11
Mira Heija, «Landlord» (Esthonia – 2002), 1.00
Nikos Papadimitriou, «Miniature’s Sounds» (Greece – 2003), 3.36
Gioula Papadopoulou, «Landscape II» (Greece – 2002), 0.38
Tjader – Knight Inc. «Mechanisms of Exposure» (Belgium – 2002), 1.00
Andreas Vousouras, «Music Next Door», (Greece – 2006), 4.36
Stamatis Diamantopoulos, «Unity Glimpse» (Greece – 2004), 1.10
Maria Katsarou, «Multiple Possibilities» (UK – 2005), 3.35
Marios Alexopoulos, «Home – Not Home» (Greece – 2006), 3.19
Andreas Savva, «Screaming at Vikos» (Greece – 2002), 0.37
Jung-Chul Hur, «Entrance» (South Korea – 2005), 7.06
Anthi Tomara, «The Road – The Flow of life and Time» (Greece – 2006), 9.27
Myriam Thyes, «Cloudy Empire» (Germany – 2006), 5.23
Giannis Konstantinou, «Ctrl [+] C» (Greece – 2004), 10.00
Robert B. Lisek, «Oder» (Poland – 2002), 1.00
Natalie Dimitriou – Joao Guarantani, «Ode to the city» (UK – 2006), 2.23
Niki Bissylla, «Domestic Flirtation» (Greece – 2004), 2.02
Ersi Giannoulatou, «Confrontation» (UK – 2004), 4.53
Nikos Giavropoulos, «Pandora» (Greece – 2005), 5.00
Maurizio Mercuri, «Eye Awake» (Italy – 2005), 2.00
Euaggelia Basdeki, «Motion 8» (UK – 2006), 3.57
Achilleas Nasios, «Senescio» (Greece – 2003), 1.05

 

Saturday, July 8, 2006
Place: Agioi Apostoloi square, 9 pm

– Special screening: “The Approaching of the Hour”, a documentary film about the Greek English-speaking Pop/Rock music scene, directed by Gratsiella Canellou (2005, duration: 1.40’)

“Alloiosis”, live music and vj screenings by Akis Daoutis (Live electronics), Sotiris Dallianis (Video performance), Saxy Bee (Saxophone) and Giannis Nikoletopoulos (Percusso). Press Release