Born in Athens, Greece, Zacharias studied Architecture in Aristoteles University of Thessaloniki and theater in RESAD before turning to filmmaking. He studied scriptwriting in EICTV, Cuba and filmmaking in Athens. He has been working as a director and scriptwriter for film and tv ever since 2006. His completed features are THE GUIDE, DEFUNCT and SUMMER WITH CARMEN. He is a Berlinale and Sarajevo Talent Campus alumni. In 2014 his first novel EFTA PSIHES STO STOMA was published in Greece.
CEE Animation is supported by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and co-funded by state funds and foundations and professional organisations from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.