Michael Demetrius holds a Master’s degree with honours in Theatrical Studies from the Open University of Cyprus having graduated in June 2019, with a specialization in Acting and Directing. He earned a B.A. from the University of Greenwich, also with honours, having first earned a Certificate in Film & Television Studies from New York College, Athens Campus.
His short film, CLOUD (2019) of which he wrote the script, directed and produced, was partially funded by the Greek Film Center. It premiered at the 42nd Short Film Festival and the 25th International Short Film Festival in Drama in September 2019. CLOUD is also officially selected for the “Athens International Film Festival”.
His short film documentary, EVRIPIDOU 14 (2016), received the award Kinitro in September 2016 at the 39th Drama International Short Film Festival. It also won Best Short in the Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards 2017. His 16-episode documentary series, WITHOUT QUESTION (2016-2017), was launched on ERT2 (the Greek National Broadcaster).
He directed the fashion film, COCOON (2014) for Storydrops, which premiered in Athens at the “Exclusive Fashion Week”, and travelled to Chelsea Fashion Film Festival, Film Miami Fest™ Worldwide Shorts Film Festival, and the Sarajevo Fashion Film Festival.
Michael is dedicated to the development and production of feature and short films, as well as documentaries and TV series with a strong artistic gaze, addressing audiences worldwide. He offers a visual platform through which he interconnects and links views, fears and hopes. Michael Demetrius also creates commercials, music and corporate videos, as well as other audiovisual work.
Capture & Tell a story clearly and powerfully. Painting a picture with a camera and lights to connect the audience deeply with Michael’s visuals.
Award Winning Filmmaker.