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Theodoros Angelopoulos (1935–2012)


Theo Angelopoulos began to study law in Athens but broke up his studies to go to the Sorbonne in Paris in order to study literature. When he had finished his studies, he wanted to attend the School of Cinema at Paris but decided instead to go back to Greece. There he worked as a journalist and critic for the newspaper "Demokratiki Allaghi" until it... See full bio »

Died:

(age 76) in Piraeus, Greece

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Known For

Topio stin omichli
(1988)
To vlemma tou Odyssea
(1995)
Eternity and a Day
(1998)
O Megalexandros
O Megalexandros Director
(1980)

Filmography

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 2012 Mundo Invisível (segment "Céu Inferior")
 1998 Eternity and a Day (as Theo Angelopoulos)
 1995 Lumière et compagnie (Documentary) (as Theo Angelopoulos)
 1995 To vlemma tou Odyssea (as Thodoros Angelopoulos)
 1983 Capitali culturali d'Europa (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1981 Oi reporters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1977 Oi kynigoi
 1975 O thiasos
 1972 Days of 36
 1970 Anaparastasi
 1968 Ekpombi (Short)
 1965 Peripeteies me tous Forminx (uncredited)
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Show Show Producer (12 credits)
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Show Show Self (26 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Theo Angelopoulos | Thodoros Angelopoulos | Théo Angelopoulos | TheoAngelopoulos
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Personal Quote:

[on winning only the Jury Prize at Cannes for To vlemma tou Odyssea (1995) and not the Palme d'Or] If this is what you have to give me, I have nothing to say. See more »

Trivia:

Biography in John Wakeman, editor, "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985," pp. 55-59. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988. See more »

Trademark:

Often shoots with rainy, wintry and moody weather in provincial Greece See more »

Nickname:

Theo

Star Sign:

Taurus

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