Ο Ανδρέας ο Βακαλιός

I was born in Budapest where I spent half of my life's summers. I studied Digital Arts (MFA) at the Athens School of Fine Arts and Informatics at TEI of Athens.

I am a Talents Sarajevo alumnus. I am a Stavros Niarchos Foundation Artist Fellowship Award recipient.

I work as a screenwriter, an editor and a designer in Athens, Greece.
I am an awarded film director.



With my project "17 Poisoned Englishmen" I do sound design while with "Tripodi Studio" I do posters, editing, VFX, titles and colour correction in films.

My youtube MashupsGR channel consists of allegedly funny mashups of Greek and international pop culture and has 2mil+ views achieving cult status.

My short films have won awards and have participated in over 35 festivals, garnering glowing reviews.


→ My short film "Mila" (15', 2019), received the Best Film Award by the Greek Film Critics Association and Best Young Cinematographer for Fili Olsefski by the Greek Society of Cinematographers, at the International Short Film Festival in Drama, was selected at the Brussels Short Film Festival Oscars® Qualifying and 20 more international festivals with 4 more awards.
→ The essay-film "Nikos Karouzos - Poems on the tape recorder" (101', 2020), for which I co-wrote the screenplay, received Best Newcomer Award for director Yannis Karpouzis at the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival.
→ My short film "Deathcar" (12', 2018) participated in 20 international film festivals, garnering praising reviews and was bought by ERT TV.







avakalios@gmail.com
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