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The Mount Athos Academy that Preserved Greek Identity Under the Ottomans

The historic Athonite or Athonias Academy at Mount Athos, the Holy Mountain of Orthodoxy, was instrumental in promoting Christianity and the Greek identity during the dark times of Ottoman rule. The educational institution founded in 1749 as a dependency of...

Greek-American Christina Kounelias Elected to Academy Board of Governors

Christina Kounelias has been re-elected to the 2020-2021 Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. After an illustrious career in major Hollywood companies like Miramax and Warner Bros., Kounelias has been working as the Chief...

Christina Kounelias Elected to Academy Board of Governors

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has just finished its elections for its 2017-2018 Board of Governors, and marketing officer Christina Kounelias has been elected to a position as governor of the Academy's Public Relations Branch. Kounelias was the...

Golden Globes: People and History Behind The Award Show

We all know about the Golden Globes i.e. the awards show that attracts a huge audience every year to honor the best in film and television. While most are aware that the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences...

63 Countries Vie for 2011 Foreign Language Film OSCAR

Sixty-three countries, including first-time entrant New Zealand, have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 84th Academy Awards®. “Attenberg” directed by Athena Rachel Tsagkari was selected by the Greek Film Academy to be submitted in...

Christina Kounelias Named Chief Marketing Officer For The Motion Picture Academy

Christina Kounelias has been named to the newly created post of Chief Marketing Officer for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, it was announced today by Academy CEO Dawn Hudson. Kounelias will assume her new role on...