He was born in Chania. He studied Film Directing at the Stavrakos Film School. For the past few years he has been a close collaborator of the director Pantelis Voulgaris, as his assistant director. In recent years, he has worked as assistant director in Are you crying?, The Brides, Uranya, etc.
Award-Winning Short Films
Spinalonga / Costas Athoussakis
Manolis, 45 years old, lives and works as an outcast, a leper, in a shabby basement tannery, across from Spinalonga island. Every year he experiences his personal nightmare, his traumatic separation from his mother as a child and his departure from Spinalonga island. He goes about reviving these traumatic experiences, fervently wishing to change the course of history.This time he will make an ultimate effort to regain hope for a future homeland.
|Script:||Costas Athoussakis, Popi Bredologou|
|With:||Manolis Mauromatakis, Lena Taki, Panagiotis Chryssanthopoulos, Thanos Athoussakis, Ilias Michaloyannis, Maria Mauromataki, Vrettos Milonas, Niki Michaloudi|
|Production:||Costas Athoussakis, ERT SA|
|TONIA MARKETAKI:||Sunday, November 18, 2007 - 12:00|
|TONIA MARKETAKI:||Sunday, November 25, 2007 - 23:00|