Institute for Mediterranean Studies



The aim of this project is to preserve, document and showcase, through a series of actions, the work of  Errikos Thalassinos (1927-2000), the prolific filmmaker, screenwriter, and writer from Herakleion, Crete. With the permission of Errikos Thalassinos’ family, the project’s team has completed the digitalization and documentation of the holdings of his personal archive (Responsible: Grigoris Voskakis).

17 June -24 June 2022
Tribute to Errikos Thalassinos.
Organizers: Institute for Mediterranean Studies, FORTH & Vikelaia Municipality Library of Heraklion.
With the support of Europe Direct, Region of Crete


In the context of the tribute, the following took place


Α.  17 June 2022: One-day Conference on the Life and Work of Errikos Thalassinos. Conference Hall, Vikelaia Municipality Library, Heraklion.
Event programme

Β.  17 -24 June 2022. Exhibition of Film Posters and Archival Material,  Bookstore of the Vikelaia Municipality Library.

Project Team

Grigoris Voskakis

Ph.D. candidate
Department of Philology, University of Crete

Panayiota Mini

Associate Professor of Film History
Department of Philology, University of Crete
Curriculum vitae

Constantina Georgiadi

Principal Researcher, Department Coordinator Theatre and Film Studies
Curriculum vitae