He was born in Anthoussa, Messinia. He abandoned his studies in Naval Architecture for the sake of cinema. He has been working in film and television since 1980.
He was assistant director on many film and television productions, while he has directed numerous documentaries and TV series.
Selected filmography: The Highway (short, 1980), The Scarecrow (short, 1987), Saint Basil the Seafarer (short, 1988), Fading Light (2000).