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A Celebration of Treasures of the World - Bulgaria
The British Ambassador's Residence in Sofia 
30th May 2024

British Ambassador to Bulgaria H.E Dr Rob Dixon invited SandStone Global to celebrate the Treasures of the World - Bulgaria. SandStone's Creative Director Bettany Hughes talked about the making of the film. 

We’d like to thank our generous hosts the British Embassy in Bulgaria and our partners; The America for Bulgaria Foundation and the Ministry of Tourism of Bulgaria. 

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Treasures of Georgia screening hosted by the Embassy of Georgia to the UK
 Royal Geographical Society, London

29th April 2024 


Hosted by the Georgian Embassy, Presenter Bettany Hughes, Series Producer Anna Thompson and Georgian Ambassador to the UK H.E Sophie Katsarava were joined by the author Peter Nasmyth for a conversation about the making of the Treasures of the World - Georgia: Crucible of Civilisation. 


The event brought together members of London’s Georgian community and the SandStone team in a wonderful celebration of Georgia's rich culture and heritage. 

Thank you to our generous hosts H.E Sophie Katsarava, the Embassy of Georgia to the UK and the Royal Geographical Society. 


Have a look at some of Sandstone Global's events here 

Exploring India’s Treasures at the Indian High Commission
India House, London 
11th September 2023
To celebrate the release of Exploring India’s Treasures with Bettany Hughes, the High Commissioner of India H.E Vikram Doraiswami hosted SandStone Global and guests for a screening and conversation about the series.  
SandStone’s Creative Director Bettany Hughes and Senior Producer Shula Subramaniam were joined by travel journalist Lisa Francesca Nand for a conversation about the making of the series.
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Treasures of Albania and the Adriatic Gala Screening for British-Albania week, 
4th September 2023

To open British-Albania week, The British Embassy in Albania hosted a gala screening of Treasures of Albania and the Adriatic. 


The screening was attended by the Albanian PM Edi Rama and opened with speeches from British Ambassador in Albania H.E Alistair King-Smith and Bettany Hughes. 

Europa Nostra European Heritage Policy Agora 
Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista, Venice
29th September 2023








In a summit which brought together Europeans leaders in cultural heritage, Bettany talked about the importance of multiculturalism and human connections across time and space. 

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Workshop for Local Media Students
UK-Albania Week

As part of UK-Albania week, SandStone's Managing Director Dixi Stewart and Producer Olivia Hansen hosted a filmmaking workshop about the making of Treasures of Albania. 

In an audience-led discussion, Dixi and Olivia explained the process of making the Treasures of Albania from research and development through to the final edit and took questions on representing 

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