Dimitris Koutsiabasakos studied movie and television direction at the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography, in Moscow, Russia (V.G.I.K.). He directed documentaries, serials, short and feature films.
From to 2000 till nowadays he teaches acting technique and cinematography at Drama Schools, among which the National Theatre of Northern Greece.
From to 2004 till to 2007 he was a lecturer in the Department of Cultural Technology and Communication of the University of the Aegean and from to 2009 till to 2015 at the Faculty of Fine Arts, School of Film Studies, of the Aristostle University of Thessaloniki.
His work has been awarded in Greece and abroad.