Ioannis Ioannou is a Melbourne based filmmaker. He is a graduate of the Film and Television School of the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia. In 1994 his graduation short film, "Nine lives", won best direction (video). The independent dance film "Nocturne" was exhibited at the Brisbane gallery of Modern Art which was also screened at Brisbane and Hobart international short film festival.
His first documentary was "Panacea" and was commissioned by the Australian Cinema of moving Images. "Greeks of Australia" was commissioned by La Trobe University, Melbourne. The film was shown in 2004 at the Athens University as part of an international forum.
As a Director of photography and Editor Ioannis has collaborated with choreographers and other directors. Some of the films have screened nationally and internationally, including at the Melbourne International Film Festival, New York and Hamburg - Germany. He has also worked in post-production houses as Director and Editor on corporate and educational programs.
The background photographs were shot in 2011, Victoria Australia