A professional film buff and a rapturous festival goer. He has studied Film and was awarded an Msc in Film Exhibition & Curation from the University of Edinburgh. He has worked as a cinematographer, film critic and festival reporter in Greece. During 2012 he started working as a programmer in international film festivals. He also owns a company offering alternative distribution and festival promotion services. For the past two years he was the Programme Manager of AnimaSyros International Animation Festival + Agora.