Podcast Award

Thessaloniki International Film Festival was one of the first institutions in the world to host a podcast competition section, exploring the affinities between this new genre and cinema. This year, the Festival continues its partnership with ENS Louis Lumière and the French Institute of Greece, giving the chance to all participants at the podcast section to compete for the scholarship prize "ENS Louis Lumière — French Institute of Greece Award for Young Audio Documentary Creators," next a monetary award of 2,000 euros.

The members of the Podcast Jury of the 63rd Thessaloniki International Film Festival are Kyriaki Beioglou, journalist and podcaster; Yorgos Mouchtaridis, director at Pepper 96,6 radio station and radio producer; and Nina-Maria Paschalidou, film director, producer, and journalist.