of the 26th Congress of the Italian Federation of Journalists (FNSI) on January 12th, in Bergamo, Italy. More than 400 journalists attended the screening which was welcomed with enthusiasm and praised comments. The president of the Italian Federation, Roberto Natale stated that the presentation of the movie was one of those moments when you feel that "trade union activities have a meaning when it can help justifying the truth. A truth that sometimes is extremely dangerous to tell."
Introducing his documentary, Nikos Megrelis stated that by making "Shooting vs Shooting" he is pursuing to bring the issue of impunity for wrongful deaths back in the agenda of international community and also to underline that independent and ethical journalism is vital for human rights and democracy.
You can read the full text of the presentation in Italian at the following link: http://www.fnsi.it/congresso26/Interventi12/G12_Megrelis.asp