Ilias Adamis was born in Greece. After his graduation from cinema and television studies in Athens he proceeded to work on short & feature films gaining valuable experience and honing his craft.
For more than twenty years, Ilias has delivered exceptional cinematography work on a variety of feature films, documentaries, TV drama series and more. His work travelled him all over Greece as well as abroad (Balkans, Italy, France, Germany, USA, Peru, Chile and China).
Many of the films were selected and screened in international film festivals such as the Cannes Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) ,Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), Montreal World Film Festival (MWFF) etc.
His signature style of work gave him a notable reputation and led to various nominations and best cinematography awards, namely
Athens International Film Festival 2012: for the “Sssss"
Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2013: for the “THE DAUGHTER “
Athens International Film Festival 2012: for the “PROSEFHI : GREEK SCHOOL PRAYER”
He is a founding member of the Hellenic Film Academy, a founding member of the Greek Society of Cinematographers (GSC) and an associate member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers (CSC)