Michael is the founder of Zedem Media, Cyprus’ largest and longest running animation studio. He holds a BA degree in Media Management from Columbia College Chicago and an MA in Media & Cultural Studies from Middlesex University, London. For the last 12 years, he has been producing commissioned films for businesses and notable not-profits from all around the world. He is the show creator of the TV Series 'The Makers’ which was presented at Cartoon Forum in 2020 and which is currently in development with the US based distribution company Bejuba! Entertainment. His short film ’The Parrot lady’ (2020) has been selected and awarded in significant festivals across the world while his latest film ‘Mesut’ which is currently in pre-production, was an official selection at the pitching forum of MIFA Annecy. Michael is a member of the Cyprus Directors Guild, a founding member of the Cyprus Animation Association and the President of the Larnaka Famagusta Cinema Society.