Privacy Policy

<h1><strong>Privacy Policy</strong>
Privacy statement
Effective date: 25 May 2018</h1>
This website is owned and managed by the Cultural Society of Crete, which organises the Chania Film Festival. The Cultural Society of Crete collects personal and non-personal information for this website. The Cultural Society of Crete is committed to protecting the privacy of its users. We have created this Privacy Statement to describe and explain to users our information collection practices.

Contact details

If you have any questions or concerns about the information collection practices of the Cultural Society of Crete described in this Privacy Statement, please send an e-mail to [email protected]

or at:

Cultural Society of Crete

Tel. 2821074104 Fax. 2821036364 Mobile. 6974739122
P.O. Box 3 Republic and Hali Vamvakopoulo Chania P.O. Box 73135
Chania Crete Chania Crete
We collect information from friends of the Chania Film Festival during the year, such as name, phone number, email, etc.

We may collect information from you in many ways, including, but not limited to, filling out a form on this website, filling out a handwritten or electronic form at various events and activities of the Cultural Society of Crete, websites and other sources, including third party service providers and business partners.

We use "cookies" on our websites to collect statistical information about their use.


The information you provide will be used to provide you with the services you request.

We will use the contact information you provide to contact you to provide these services.

We may use your contact details to send you information about Festival activities and events, where you allow.

We use cookie information for our own statistical information and to help us help our friends by improving the performance and functionality of our websites.


We may provide your information to Authorities or designated third party service providers for the above purposes.

We do not transfer your information to third parties not related to the product, but we may, with your permission, securely share your information with third party partners for information purposes.

Your information may be transferred from the country where the service is provided to countries outside the EU for processing and storage, in accordance with applicable law, transnational agreements and for the same purposes.


We use reasonable measures to protect personal data from theft, unauthorized use, disclosure or modification.

We maintain appropriate physical, technical, procedural and electronic safeguards to protect your Personal Data.

We retain customer information for as long as necessary for the purpose for which it was collected or as permitted or required by you or by law.

There are many reasons for collecting the data and many applicable laws, so it is not practical to list the applicable retention periods in this Policy.

<strong>YOUR RIGHTS</strong>

You have all rights in accordance with the provisions of EU Regulation 2016/679 and generally the relevant European and national legislation. In particular, you have the right to access, review or update the personal data we hold about you.

In certain cases, you may also request the rectification or erasure of your Personal Data or the reduction of our processing or the scope of our processing activities.

We will do our best to accommodate your request and pursue your rights, but we reserve the right to impose certain restrictions and requirements in accordance with the law.

Where we use consent as a basis for processing, you can always withdraw this consent.

<strong>QUESTIONS & CHANGES</strong>

If you have any questions or concerns about how we process your Personal Data, you can contact us as provided in the main Policy.

We may amend this Policy at any time, but changes will not be retroactive.

We will notify you on our website when we make substantial changes.

This policy was last updated on 25 May 2018.