By Sydney Levine | Sydneys Buzz June 8, 2013 at 1:30PM
A press conference is scheduled from 5pm to 5:30pm at the European Parliament.
This press conference aims to defend the massive European Parliament vote in favor of the exclusion of cultural and audiovisual services, including online services, from the EU-USA trade agreement and to update on the state of negotiations on the eve of the Council Foreign Affairs that will take place on June 14, 2013.
To date, the following creators, members of the delegation, confirmed their presence in Strasbourg:
Costa Gavras (writer, director and producer Franco-Greek, President of the French Cinematheque, won 11 awards including a Palme d’Or, an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, an Ours d’Or, a Cesar for Best Original Screenplay)
Lucas Belvaux (Belgian actor and director, author of An Amazing Couple, Cavale, After life, Rapt, 38 Witnesses)
Daniele Luchetti (Italian actor and director, Camera d'Or at Cannes for Domani Accadrà, author of La Nostra Vita)
There are 6200 creators petitioners, and they invite whomever to participate in the press conference next Thursday June 11th at 5pm.