Troy Film Discussion

Euro Media Forum and Palazzo de Piro present Troy Film Presentation and discussion at Palazzo de Piro , Mdina on Monday September 30th at 7 p.m.

The speaker of the Troy event will be Winston Azzopardi who set up the Malta Film Commission and became Malta's first film commissioner. The discussion will be moderated by Justin Camilleri. The speaker will delve into why Malta was chosen as a film location as well as the ripple effect of the filming of Troy on the Maltese economy. The discussions will also focus how the city of Troy was resurfaced in various Maltese localities and other countries and how this film became an instant blockbuster acclaimed by critics and audiences alike.

Directed by Wolfgang Petersen, Troy stars Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, Eric Bana, Diane Kruger, Peter O'Toole is an adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.

The speaker promises an interesting debate on the filmmaking process and this is open for anyone who would like to get into the film industry. The audience is invited to participate and put forward to the panel their questions, curiousities and observations. To spice up the evening there will also be a massive Troy film quiz, with the opportunity to win great prizes. So quiz participants keep your eyes open for the Troy film's clues! Limited seating is available. Tickets are 10 euros and include Wraps and a glass of red or white wine. available from Palazzo de Piro. For bookings please email or send an sms to 99454066, or log in

The event is being supported by Palazzo de Piro the Malta Film Commission, MediaDesk Malta