Charalambos Ganotis was born in Katerini, Greece, in 1967. He is currently in the process of finishing his first documentary film. Ganotis grew up in Hamburg and studied Modern Greek and ethnology at university while simultaneously touring Germany and Europe as a musician with - among others - The Looney Tunes and Les Robespierres. In the early noughties, he organized a number of successful stage shows at German theaters with the network Kanak Attak. Ganotis works as a speaker, performer, author and translator. He is also involved in a new musical project, the band Amane.