Participation of Androulla Vassiliou in the opening ceremony of Košice 2013 European Capital of Culture

Type: Report   Reference: I-075905   Duration: 10:04:41  Lieu:
End production: 20/01/2013   First transmission: 21/01/2013
Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC in charge of Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, and Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Inter-Institutional Relations and Administration, attended the opening ceremony of Košice - European Capital of Culture 2013, on 20 January 2013, in Košice, Slovakia. Androulla Vassiliou delivered a speech during the ceremony, attended the celebrations in the city and held a press conference.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Exterior shots of the city of Košice (5 shots) 00:00:30
10:00:35 Cutaway of flags 00:00:03
10:00:39 Arrival of Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Inter-Institutional Relations and Administration, in the State theatre 00:00:07
10:00:47 Round table with Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC in charge of Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, and Robert Fico, Slovak Prime Minister (6 shots) 00:00:30
10:01:17 Androulla Vassiliou and Robert Fico arrive on stage (5 shots) 00:00:22
10:01:39 Soundbite by Robert Fico (in SLOVAK) (4 shots, including cutaways) 00:00:18
10:01:58 Wide shot of the theatre 00:00:09
10:02:07 Soundbite by Androulla Vassiliou (in ENGLISH) saying that she is delighted to launch Košice European Capital of Culture 2013; this is the combination of a lot of preparation and hard work; saying that she would like to congratulate all those who have helped make the project come true. (6 shots, including cutaways) 00:00:35
10:02:42 Maroš Šefčovič leaving the theatre 00:00:04
10:02:46 Androulla Vassiliou leaving the theatre 00:00:06
10:02:53 Cutaway of EU flag 00:00:03
10:02:56 Androulla Vassiliou walking to the celebratory programme 00:00:05
10:03:01 St. Elisabeth Cathedral 00:00:05
10:03:07 Celebratory programme: shots of Androulla Vassiliou, the public and the show (5 shots) 00:00:29
10:03:37 Arrival of Androulla Vassiliou at the press conference 00:00:06
10:03:43 Cutaway of poster 00:00:04
10:03:47 Soundbite by Androulla Vassiliou (in ENGLISH) saying that it was a wonderful feeling to see all these thousands of people not minding the weather, not minding the snow, enjoying themselves united together around culture. 00:00:13
10:04:00 Arrival of journalists at the press conference (2 shots) 00:00:07
10:04:08 Cutaways of Androulla Vassiliou before the press conference (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:04:18 Soundbite by Androulla Vassiliou (in ENGLISH) saying that the European Union is not just economics and markets ; it's about values, it's about principles, it's about culture, it's about people; saying that she remembers from reading Jean Monnet's memoirs, that he said very clearly that what he wanted to create was a union of people. (5 shots, including cutaways) 00:00:22
10:04:41 Ending shot of the conference room 00:00:07
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