Apostolos Nikolaidis / Απόστολος Νικολαΐδης

Apostolos Nikolaidis is a freelance filmmaker / director based in Athens – Greece.

Over the last 15 years he has participated in the production of over 300 broadcasted documentaries.

He has also filmed TV commercials, music videos, and corporate videos.

Apostolos has extensive knowledge about film and specializes in “run & gun” situations with a strong focus on storytelling.

He has collaborated with all the major broadcasting TV channels of Greece including MEGA TV, SKAI, ERT (National Television) & ANT1 Television, international productions like Al Jazeera English and numerous other productions.

His work has taken him to most countries in Europe, the United States, Turkey, Argentina, Russia and all around his home country of Greece.

He holds a BA in Arts and a diploma in photography.

Since 2009, he organizes and gives filmmaking workshops in Athens and other major cities of Greece.

At the moment, alongside his freelance and personal projects,
he films and directs a documentary series for the COSMOTE History channel called “Chasing the Dream”.

In 2015 – 2016 he also directed a series of corporate episodes for the Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation (OTE).

In his free time, he loves escaping Athens and spending time with his family.

He also enjoys studying film equipment & the work of filmmakers around the world.

For detailed CV, please get in touch.