tokakis or What’s My Name

tokakis or What’s My Name

Thanos Tokakis begins a stand-up comedy tour in the Greek countryside, in order to prove to everyone the great actor he is. On this journey, he confronts the audience which won’t let go of his TV performance; but, most of all, he needs to face himself in the eye, as he's struggling to transcend his limits to reach success. Through the end.

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Direction: Thanos Tokakis
Script: Thanos Tokakis
Cinematography: Simos Sarketzis
Editing: George Georgopoulos
Sound: Fontas Kontopoulos
Music: Nikos Papaioannou
Actors: Thanos Tokakis, Konstantinos Vasilakis, Panagiotis Mountakis, Michalis Morogiannis, Konstantinos Anagnostopoulos, Athanasios Throuvalas
Production: Laika Productions
Producers: Marina Danezi, Tasos Koronakis
Costumes: Marli Aliferi
Sets: Penelope Valti
Format: DCP
Color: Colour
Production Country: Greece
Duration: 21΄
Contact: Marina Danezi (, Tasos Koronakis (
Awards/Distinctions: Best Script, Best Costumes (Marli Aliferi)

Thanos Tokakis

Thanos Tokakis was born in 1980. He graduated from the National Theater of Greece Drama. He is an actor and director. He is the screenwriter of the awarded short film Cowboy. In 2011, he received the Best Performance by a Young Actor in Theater Award; in 2020, he received the Best Supporting Actor Award by the Hellenic Film Academy.


2022 tokakis or What’s My Name (short)