Vassilis Kroustallis is a Film and Animation professional and scholar from Greece, currently based in Estonia. He is Head Editor of Zippy Frames, an international online animation magazine promoting European and Independent Animation worldwide. He was (2011-2017) artistic director of Be there! Corfu Animation Festival, as well as the first Greek Ambassador (2016-2017) for European Animation Awards. He is currently a PhD Candidate (Ionian University, Corfu) researching European feature animation. He has his own production company (Scheriaa Productions), currently producing the 2D short The Sea Tranced Isle (dir. Effie Pappa).