Syllas Tzoumerkas

Director, Writer, Actor

Director, Writer, Actor


Born in Thessaloniki. He studied theater, film-direction and acting in Athens, Utrecht and New York. He first made an impression with the 'dogma'-like short film The Devouring Eyes, which participated in competition at the Cinéfondation section of the Cannes Film Festival 2001 and was awarded with the Jury Prize of the Karlovy Vary IFF. After ...
Awards
6 wins & 17 nominations.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorThe Miracle of the Sargasso Sea2019
DirectorA Manifesto for the Un-communal
(Documentary short)
2017
DirectorOut of Place
(Documentary)
2017/III
DirectorA Blast2014
DirectorParaskinio
(TV Series documentary) (3 episodes) - 'Guns! Guns! Guns!', 20th Century Wrecks (2013) - Giorgos Filippidis (2012) - I Wanted to Write Paradise (2004)
2004-2013
DirectorTribes of Athens
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - Secret Schools (2011)
2011
DirectorHomeland2010
DirectorRain
(Short)
2002
DirectorThe Devouring Eyes
(Short)
1999
DirectorI Kalothanati
(Short)
1998
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Miracle of the Sargasso Sea2019
WriterA Manifesto for the Un-communal
(Documentary short)
2017
WriterSuntan2016
WriterA Blast
(written by)
2014
WriterParaskinio
(TV Series documentary) (teleplay - 3 episodes) - 'Guns! Guns! Guns!', 20th Century Wrecks (2013) ... (teleplay) - Giorgos Filippidis (2012) ... (teleplay) - I Wanted to Write Paradise (2004) ... (teleplay)
2004-2013
WriterHomeland2010
WriterRain
(Short)
2002
WriterPsyhosavvato
(Short) (written by)
2000
WriterThe Devouring Eyes
(Short) (writer)
1999
WriterI Kalothanati
(Short) (writer)
1998
RoleTitleYear
ActorHarmonica Man
(Short)
2020
ActorMonday
Manos
2020
ActorSuntan
Orestis
2016
ActorMaasai
(Short) Younger Brother
2014
ActorThe Eternal Return of Antonis Paraskevas
Pavlos
2013
ActorWasted Youth2011
ActorMesecina
(Short)
2009
ActorThe Devouring Eyes
(Short)
1999
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Miracle of the Sargasso Sea
(executive producer)
2019
ProducerA Blast
(executive producer)
2014
ProducerCavo D'Oro
(Short) (executive producer)
2012
ProducerHomeland
(producer)
2010
ProducerThe Devouring Eyes
(Short) (producer)
1999
ProducerI Kalothanati
(Short) (producer)
1998
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPure Youth
(Short) (assistant director)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorLike Chef, Like God
(first assistant director)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSleepy Lights
(Short) (assistant director)
2001
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorTo tsimento de lypatai
(Short) (assistant director)
1998
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentThe Miracle of the Sargasso Sea
(camera operator: mobile phone & hi8)
2019
Camera and Electrical DepartmentParaskinio
(TV Series documentary) (cameraman - 1 episode) - I Wanted to Write Paradise (2004) ... (cameraman)
2004
RoleTitleYear
CinematographerA Manifesto for the Un-communal
(Documentary short)
2017
RoleTitleYear
EditorThe Devouring Eyes
(Short)
1999
RoleTitleYear
ThanksHer Job
(special thanks)
2018
ThanksCasus belli
(Short) (special thanks)
2010
RoleTitleYear
SelfA Manifesto for the Un-communal
(Documentary short) (voice)
2017
SelfParaskinio
(TV Series documentary) - I Wanted to Write Paradise (2004) ... (voice)
2004