Adam Petritsis

Filmmaker.Editor.Producer

About me

Filmmaker.Editor.Producer in Athens, Greece

Adam Petritsis studied Economics and Econometrics in the University of Nottingham and later followed a one year filmmaking course in the London Film Academy.

Has been working for many years in the documentaries field, primarily in private productions for the Greek National Television as a Director, Director of Photography, Editor and Producer.

Has also been involved in numerous short films and videos. In 2014 he co-founded a start-up company in the field of tourism, aiming to promote Greek destinations to the world.

Cinema, sports and traveling play a key part in his daily interests and miniatures modelling is a hobby since a young age.

life stats

20000 SHOTS CAPTURED
80 DOCUMENTARIES COMPLETED
22 COUNTRIES VISITED
950 FOOTBALL GAMES PLAYED

what i can provide

Editing

Editing videos with specialisation in Avid Media Composer software. Video clip feel inclination.

Filming

Camera operator and filming services on location. Owner of a Canon 60D DSLR and a Panasonic AJ-101 professional camera plus other accessories and lights.

Photo Shoot

Photo shooting for businesses or events. Owner of a Canon 60D DSLR camera, with various lenses.

Directing

Directing commercial videos or documentaries.

Work Experience

My filmmaking work experience

work experience

2018

ERT National TV

Aug 2018 to present day

Vioi Paralliloi - Parallel Lives

Vioi Paralliloi (Parallel Lives) is a 10 hourly episodes documentary series for the Greek National TV, ERT. The series is about the parallel lives of two Greek political personas of the same period that had something in common or something that made them confront. The episodes are about: Trikoupis - Diligiannis, Venizelos - Metaxas, Kondylis - Pagkalos, Lamprakis - Vlachos, Plastiras - Papagos, Merkouris - Benakis, Dragoumis - Gounaris, Stergiadis - Xrysostomos Smyrnis, Zachariadis - Sofoulis, Papanstasiou - Tsaldaris. Director | Editor | Director of Photography

2018

Scriptwriters Guild of Greece (SGG)

Feb 2018 - June 2018

Apo to Mikro sto Megalo - From Small to Big

The series "From Small to Big" is 30 half hour tributes to the greatest scriptwriters and cartoonists of Greece. It was produced by the Scriptwriters Guild of Greece and aired on Greek television from the Vouli TV Channel (Parliament TV). The faces covered in this series include: Panos Kontellis, Iakovos Kampanelis, Nikos Tsiforos, Giannis Dalianidis, Giannis Kakoulidis, Vasilis Christodoulou, Arxelaos Antonaros, Bost, Kostas Bezos, Dimitris Galanis, Minos Argyrakis, Ali Dino Bei, Marios Aggelopoulos and more. Director | Editor | Director of Photography

  1. Director of 2 episodes: Panos Kontellis and Kostas Bezos.
  2. Co-Director of 5 episodes: Marios Aggelopoulos, Arxelaos Antonaros, Bost, Minos Argyrakis and Iakovos Kampanelis.
  3. Scriptwriter of 2 episodes: Ali Dino Bei and Vasilis Christodoulou.
  4. Editor of 16 episodes.
  5. Director of Photography of 29 episodes.

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2016-2017

ERT2 National TV

Aug 2016 - Jan 2017

Mnimes Xaras - Memories of Joy

Mnimes Xaras (Memories of Joy) is a documentary series for the Greek National TV ERT2, which records the events that led to the geographical growth of the first Greek State in 1832 until 1947 and the latest incorporation of the Dodecanese islands with mother Greece. Director | Editor | Director of Photography

  1. Director, of 2 hourly episodes: The Incorporation of the Dodecanese islands to Greece, The Incorporation of the Ionian islands to Greece.
  2. Editor of 7 hourly historical documentaries: The Incorporation of the Dodecanese islands to Greece, The Incorporation of the Ionian islands to Greece,The Incorporation of Thessaly to Greece, The Incorporation of Crete to Greece, The Incorporation of Thrace to Greece, The Incorporation of Arta to Greece, The Incorporation of Macedonia to Greece Part 2.
  3. Director of Photography of 1 hourly historical documentary: The Incorporation of the Ionian islands to Greece.

2014 - 2017

Yallou.com

Co-Founder of Yallou.com

Production | Editor

Promotional videos for Yallou.com website and social media.

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2005-2015

GP Productions

From 2005 to 2015

Director of Photography | Co-Producer | Assistant Producer

  1. Director of Photography, "Prosopografimata", 12 Hourly Documentaries about Greek personalities of the 19th and 20th century, GP Productions - Vouli TV
  2. Director of Photography, “Martyries”, 55 Hourly Documentaries about Greek Incidents, Events and Figures that made history, GP Productions - ERT TV
  3. Director of Photography, “The Seven Sages of Antiquity”, Documentary, GP Productions, 2007
  4. Assistant Producer, “Martyries”, 5 Hourly Documentaries, GP Productions - ERT TV, 2005

2006 - 2009

DesignerBaby Productions

From 2006 to 2009

Director | Producer | Editor

Director, “Table For Four”, Short Film, DesignerBaby Productions, 2009

Producer - Editor, “The Luckiest Man”, Music video, DesignerBaby Productions, 2006

Producer - Editor, “Flow”, Music video, DesignerBaby Productions, 2006

2008

48 Hour Film Project

2008

Director | Editor

Director - Editor, “Ο Άνδρας” - "The Man", Short film for the 48 Hour Film Project Athens

2006

OFFON Warszawa European Film Week, LFA

2006 , Warszawa

Director

Director, “Flow Of Europe”, Short film for the OFFON Warszawa European Film Week, LFA

2006

KODAK UK

2006 , London

Director

Director, “Toblerone”, Advertisement for the KODAK UK competition, London UK

2005 - 2006

London Film Academy

from September 2005 to September 2006

Producer | Editor

Editor, “Affairs of the House”, Short film, LFA

Producer, “The Shooting”, Short film, LFA

15 short films in the London Film Academy, including roles such as director, editor, DoP and other.

2005

AGAGA Productions

1999-2005

Director

Director - Editor, “Again”, Experimental medium length amateur film, AGAGA Productions

2005

Post Office Productions

2005

Making Off, “Emma Blue”

Making Off, “Emma Blue”, Feature film, Post Office Productions

2004

Chukyo TV

2004

Assistant Producer

Assistant Producer, “Athens Olympic Games 2004”, for the Japanese Chukyo TV

Education experience

2005-2006

Film Making Diploma

Sept 2005 to Sept 2006

London Film Academy (LFA)

London, England - Film Making Diploma, 2005-2006

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2000-2003

BSc Hons Economics & Econometrics

2000 to 2003

University of Nottingham

Nottingham, England - BSc Hons Economics & Econometrics, 2000-2003

Grundstuffe

German Diploma “Grundstuffe”

Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)

English Diploma “Proficiency”

1987 - 2000

High School

1987 to 2000

Athens College

Athens College primary and high school, 1987-2000

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technical Skills

Good use of “Avid Media Composer” professional editing software. Good use of Panasonic AG-HVX200, AJ-101, Canon 60D cameras. Use of other professional software such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Lightroom, LRTimelapse, DaVinci Resolve.

  • Avid Media Composer 95%
  • Use of Cameras 95%
  • Adobe Photoshop 80%
  • Adobe Lightroom 85%
  • Adobe After Effects 80%
  • Photography 90%
  • Microsoft Office and Apple Pages-Numbers 95%

"I think history is made because human beings are too bored not to make history"

-Adam

Contact Me

  • adampao@gmail.com

  • +30 6973490900

  • Athens, 11471, Greece

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