Privacy Policy

The 1st Mediterranean Documentary Festival – “Mediterranean Dialogues” (hereafter the Festival) organized by the Collective Management Organization of Film Producers “Hermia”, the Municipality of West Samos and the School of Positive Sciences of the University of the Aegean, attaches great importance to legal processing , security and protection of your personal data, in whatever capacity you cooperate or communicate with us.

For this reason, we have created this Privacy Policy in which we explain how we process and protect your personal data, which you voluntarily disclose to us and which are solely intended to ensure the operation of the services provided by the Festival.

This data may not be used by any third party, without complying with the provisions of the General Regulation of Personal Data (EC 2016/679 GDPR), Directive 2002/58/EC and Law 4624/2019, as they apply today.

By using our website, you unreservedly accept the terms described in this Policy, which henceforth govern the relationship between us.

The Festival takes the appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or from unauthorized access by third parties, which are constantly improved in accordance with technological developments.

The Festival is not responsible for the content and services of other websites to which it refers through “links”, hyperlinks or advertising banners, nor does it guarantee their availability or correctness.

The data you provide to us is kept and stored by the Festival only for as long as is necessary to fulfill the purpose for which you have communicated it to us and in compliance with the written legislative provisions. In any case, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time with effect for the future. The data we collect from you is stored only in Greece and is not transmitted to other countries.

As a data subject, you have the following rights regarding your personal data, which you have disclosed to us: i. Right to information. ii. Right of access, iii. Right to rectification, iv. Right to erasure, v. Right to restrict processing, vi. Right to data portability, vii. Right to object and viii. Right to human intervention.

To exercise your rights, you can send us an e-mail at If your issue is not resolved, you can contact the Personal Data Protection Authority via the website

The Festival uses the data it collects for legitimate and legal purposes related to the fulfillment of its legal interests and does not transfer, sell, assign or exchange them with any third party, and furthermore takes all reasonable measures to ensure that their processing it is reliable, accurate and complete.

The purpose of processing your personal data is to contact you with your consent to provide information about the programs for our events, or to send e-mails of informative material to advertise and promote the purposes of the Festival.

If you are under 16 years of age, you must obtain the consent of your parents, guardian or guardian before you share your personal data with us.

For the smooth operation of the website, the Festival uses only absolutely necessary cookies. Cookies are text files, which are stored by your browser on your computer. If you do not want cookies, you can change your browser settings to delete them or prevent them from being stored on your computer.

The person responsible for the processing of personal data in accordance with the current legislation is the Organization for the Collective Management of the Rights of Film Producers “Hermia”, with headquarters in Athens, Charilaou Trikoupi Street 5 -106 78, tel. 210 8253065.

This Policy was published by the Festival on 25/8/2023 and is subject to periodic improvement and revision.

Any changes to this Policy will be effective from the date the revised version is posted. Your use of the website after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of those changes.