Themis Bazaka

Mother

Born in Thessaloniki. She graduated from the drama school of the National Theatre of Northern Greece and studied for four years at the Actor’s Studio (New York). She has participated in 32 feature films, over 50 stage performances and 23 series and mini-series for television. For her performance in Pantelis Voulgaris’ Stone Years, she was awarded with the Special Mention of the Jury at the 1986 Venice Film Festival and the Best Actress Award of the Valencia Film Festival and the Thessaloniki Film Festival of the same year. She won the Thessaloniki Film Festival acting award two more times, for her performances in Costas Ferris’ Rembetiko and Christos Dimas’ Akrovates tou Kipou. For the last eight years, she is part of the actors’ ensemble of the National Theatre of Greece.

Select. filmography

  • 2014A Blast by Syllas Tzoumerkas
  • 2013Wild Duck by Yorgos Sakaridis
  • 2012If… by Christoforos Papakaliatis
  • 2011Wasted Youth by Argyris Papadimitropoulos & Jan Vogel
  • 2007Fugitive Pieces by Jeremiah Podeswa
  • 2004Real Life by Panos Koutras
  • 2001Akrovates tou kipou by Christos Dimas
  • 2000Signs and Wonders by Jonathan Nossiter
  • 1999Attack of the Giant Moussaka by Panos Koutras
  • 1996Acropole by Pantelis Voulgaris
  • 1991Quiet Days in August by Pantelis Voulgaris
  • 1989Xenia by Patrice Vivancos
  • 1988I Fanela me to 9 by Pantelis Voulgaris
  • 1987Apousies by Giorgos Katakouzinos
  • 1985Variete by Nikos Panayotopoulos
    Stone Years by Pantelis Voulgaris
  • 1983Rembetiko by Costas Ferris