Koryvantes and Leontes in the avant-premiere of the French documentary “Irresistible Greece” in which they participated, held by the Secretariat General of Media and Communication


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On Tuesday, October 18, 2016, the  Association of Historical Studies ‘Koryvantes ‘and the  Academy of Historical European Martial Arts ‘Leontes’ were present in the event held by the Secretariat General of Media and Communication in cooperation with TV5 MONDE and ERT for the Greek avant-premiere of a French documentary about Greece, shot for the show «Echappees Belles» of the France 5 television network.

The documentary in which Koryvantes and Leontes were honored to participate in, presenting Greek (Ancient Greek and Byzantine)  swordsmanship and hoplomachia through history, was aired on June 4th, 2016 by France 5, while it was scheduled to be aired globally by TV5 Monde on October 26, 2016 at 15:00.

Snapshot from the documentary film ‘Irresistible Greece’.
Snapshot from the documentary film ‘Irresistible Greece’.

It should be noted that the shooting of the documentary was accomplished with the support of the Secretariat General of Media and Communication and ERT, according with the Cooperation Agreement they have signed with the TV5 Monde network.

 

 

 

 

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The Marketing Director of TV5 Monde for Europe, Mr. Genestine Arnaud
The Marketing Director of TV5 Monde for Europe, Mr. Genestine Arnaud
Mr. George Gatsos speaking to the public as a representative of Koryvantes and Leontes.
Mr. George Gatsos speaking to the public as a representative of Koryvantes and Leontes.
The Marketing Director of TV5 Monde for Europe, Mr. Genestine Arnaud, Mr. George Gatsos, member of Koryvantes and Mr. George E. Georgas Fencing  coach and Pammachon instructor of Leontes.
The Marketing Director of TV5 Monde for Europe, Mr. Genestine Arnaud, Mr. George Gatsos, member of Koryvantes and Mr. George E. Georgas Fencing coach and Pammachon instructor of Leontes.
Mrs. Barbara Papaspiliou, Social Media Manager of the Secretariat General of Media and Communication and Mr. George Gatsos member of Koryvantes.
Mrs. Barbara Papaspiliou, Social Media Manager of the Secretariat General of Media and Communication and Mr. George Gatsos member of Koryvantes.

 

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