Press Release 2018


16th  International Convention on Culture & Tourism YPERIA

 9th  Amorgos Tourism Film Festival  

Amorgos island – Cydlades, Greece | October 31st  - November 5th 2018 at Aegialis Hotel & Spa

For its 16th conservative year, the successful and well known both in a National and International level  the YPERIA 2018 International Convention continues its works on the beautiful island of Amorgos – Greece. 

During its works, the  9th  Amorgos Tourism Film Festival  is established as a meeting point for young filmmakers and producers to come together from all over the world.   

Just like every year, YPERIA is expecting a great number of participants: journalists, filmmakers, producers, photographers/reporters and tour operators. 

  This year the theme of the convention is “GASTRONOMY – CULTURE & TOURISM” , as a tribute to the South Aegean Region as the Gastronomy Region of Europe 2019.

Representatives of Women's Associations in the Cyclades and the Municipalities of  South Aegean Region will present their products, their local flavors and dishes. 

In the frame of the  9th  Amorgos Tourism Film Festival, a Film Academy will be organized for students and young people. Their films will promote the local Cuisine, Culture and spectacular beauty of the island. 

Every year the Festival  awards the best tourism films and documentaries, selected by an international jury team. It is also an official member of the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals CIFFT. 

The events are organized by the Cultural Association of Women of Amorgos in cooperation with the Municipality of Amorgos and the South Aegean Region.


For participation in the Festival and Convention visit our website

More information: tel: +30 2285073393  e-mail: [email protected]

Watch the Video  by Bryson Kuan, shot during the works of the 8th Amorgos Tourism Film Festival