About the director Petros Charalambous

Petros’ early exposure to photography, theater and art, as well as his need for emotional and visual expression led him to Hollywood where he studied film and television directing at the California State University.

Since 2000, he is working as a freelance film director shooting commercials and narratives.

Some of his commercials were nominated and awarded in various competitions. His first feature film “Boy on the Bridge” had its world premiere in Rome Film Festival 2016, Greek Premiere at Thessaloniki Film Festival 2016 and received Best Film Award from Panorama of European Cinema Film Festival in Athens.

Also nominated for Best First Time Director Award at the Hellenic Film Academy’s IRIS Awards. The film has participated so far in more than 50 festival winning 13 awards.

At the time he is in post-production for his second feature “Patchwork” expected to be completed in 2020.

He is also the Artistic Director of the Cyprus Film Days for Children and Youth.