A few words about us

Cinedrone Productions was formed in 2014 by Orfeas Kalafatis. The idea behind it was to shape a flexible/scalable creative core that could undertake a wide range of visual projects.
Its core consists of script-writers, directors, filmmakers & video editors,
a battle-tested team bonded by our main principal:
Storytelling is Key.

Cinedrone Team

It's always teamwork behind success
Orfeas Kalafatis

Orfeas Kalafatis

Director, Filmmaker
Orfeas Kalafatis was born in Athens on June 29, 1984. In 2002 he enrolled in the Department of Civil Engineering at Technological Educational Institute of Athens. During his academic years he will sharpen his skills in photography, sometimes working as a photographer assistant side to his friend - photographer Konstantinos Sidiras. After his graduation and while Canon was unveiling it's first professional video-capable DSLR, the two friends began exploring the magic world of moving image. An exciting time to be a filmmaker!

Evan Maragkoudakis

Evan Maragkoudakis

Director of Photography, GNP FOUNDER
Evan Maragkoudakis is a young cinematographer/filmmaker from Athens Greece. He realized his creative drive towards the moving image at a very early stage, while studying Law at the University of Athens. Upon acquiring his law degree, he full time devoted himself to the craft of filmmaking, extensively studying the moving arts while also acquiring a certificate by the ARRI Academy of Lighting Fundamentals with Chief Light Technician, Mo Flam. Through the years, he has created content for leading brands such as Nike, Red Bull, Coca Cola, Mentos, Public SA and many more.

Konstantinos Sidiras

Konstantinos Sidiras

Filmmaker, Photographer
Konstantinos Sidiras has a background in editorial photography before he slowly transitioned to moving images. From small documentaries to big commercial work and from operating as a 'one-man' crew to being part of a big production, the focus is always on creating engaging, meaningful content. Big believer of a collaborative environment that helps creatives grow and combine their skill sets, was happy to be part of Cinedrone projects from day one.

Manos Kountouris

Manos Kountouris

Video Editor, Filmmaker
Manos is a petrolhead who happens to be making videos. Dangerous both behind a steering wheel and behind a camera or a video editing suite, he has a broad skill set and a vast experience from web based content to commercial and tv work. With Canadian and Greek roots and currently based in England, UK, he is the founder of cinedrone’ s sister company wefilmcars.com a creative agency with a solid focus on everything automotive . As of recent he was the main camera operator on the latest season of Discovery’s Goblin Works Garage a globally broadcasted factual entertainment TV Series.

Konstantinos Kalavrezos

Konstantinos Kalavrezos

Filmmaker, GNP FOUNDER
Starting from a technological science backround Konstantinos discovered his love for filmmaking in his early twenties, firstly on volunteering on friend's passion projects and then creating his own material. Charmed by the beauty of the image, he gradually devoted his time to this magic world. Throughout his experience he has cooperated with brand names such as Public SA, AMSTEL,Cosmote Tv and is still exploring the moving image while pursuing perfection.

Spyros Kanatas

Spyros Kanatas

Photographer, Timelapse expert
Born in Lamia in July 1972 Spyros Kanatas studied photography at the AKTO Art Design College from 1992 to 1993. He has over 25 years working experience working for well respected car magazines and websites such as Auto Motor Und Sport, Car Week, 4troxoi, Car Magazine, and GoCar. Considered by both clients and colleagues as a leading expert in motor vehicle photography, Spyros has developed a unique and beautiful style incorporating time-lapse and hyperlapse techniques that lends a balance of grace, motion, and excitement to the vehicles he captures on his camera.

Yiannis Papanastasopoulos

Yiannis Papanastasopoulos

Filmmaker
Yannis Papanastasopoulos is a young filmmaker/cinematographer based in Athens, Greece. He graduated with first class honours in film studies by directing his first short film "Pathosis". Certified on camera systems by ARRI Academy at their HQ in Munich. He worked as an assistant camera and cinematographer in various commercials, music videos and short films. The past couple of months he is living in Sofia, Bulgaria working on one of the biggest film studios in Europe, Nu Boyana Film Studios.