Greece - A 365-Day Destination The video was voted "Best Video in Europe" for 2017. The video was voted "Best Video in Europe" among 23 nominations for 2017 by the World Tourism Organization.
The first prize got by the World Tourism Organization Greece for video of EOT "Greece- A 365-DayDestination »which was voted" Best Video in Europe "for 2017.
The video of the EOT was selected as the top European destination for the tourist promotion video, among 23 candidate European countries participated in the international contest. The announcement was made at a special event in the framework of the 22nd General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization in Chengdu China.
"In implementation of the communication strategy of Ms Tourism Minister Elena Kountouras for promotion and promotion of Greece as an attractive global destination 365 days a year, created the film "Greece-A 365-Day Destination», directed by Antonis Kioukas Theochari, lasting 3 ' 36” with the theme of the pictures, the sound and the colors of Greece the four seasons», reported the Ministry of Tourism.
The choice of EOT tape to Greece was made by a jury composed of the Chairs of the six Regional Commissions of the World Tourism Organization.
Representing the Minister of tourism Ms. Elena Kountoura, the award was received by Mr. M. Angelopoulos, SPA, Diplomatic Adviser to the Minister. S. Parthenis, Head of strategic planning at the Ministry of Tourism.
The World Tourism Organization established the award contest of best videos tourism promotion countries, in recognition of the great importance of media in marketing tourist destinations. Characterized by the victorious countries for each of the six regions of p. o. t.. (Europe, Africa, America, Middle East, If. Asia & Pacific, N. Asia).
This success comes after the election in Greece for the first time the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization for the period 2018-2021, during the 22nd General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization.
Direction: Andonis Theocharis Kioukas
Script: Don Morgan Nielsen
Music: Rene Aubry
Camera: Konstantinos Arvanitakis
Editing: Konstantinos Arvanitakis- Andonis Theocharis Kioukas
Titling: Christos Megarchiotis