Greek police fired teargas on Monday at students protesting against the shutdown of a prominent Athens university that authorities raided at the weekend to confiscate materials they said were typically used in violent demonstrations.
China and Greece agreed on Monday to push ahead with a 600 million euros investment by COSCO Shipping into Greece's largest port, Piraeus, as part of efforts to boost its role as a hub in rapidly growing trade between Asia and Europe.
In Athens, Greece, one movie theater continues an old tradition: it features hand-painted posters on the marquee. Virginia Axiotis is the only movie billboard painter in the country and every week she brings to life a new display for Athinaion Cinemas. It’s her way of contributing to the magic of the movies.
This Great Big Story was co-developed with TIFF.
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