BirthdayApril 27, 1935
BirthplaceAthens, Greece

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Theodoros Angelopoulos

    Full name: Theodoros Angelopoulos
    Also known as: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Theo Angelopoulos, Angelopoulos, Theodoros, Angelopoulos, Theo
    Professions: Film director and screenwriter
    Occupation: Film director and screenwriter

  2. Theodoros Angelopoulos Known for

    Landscape in the Mist (1988), Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow (2004), Eternity and a Day (1998), Ulysses' Gaze (1995)

  3. Theodoros Angelopoulos Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 24th of January, 2012 (Age: 76)

  4. Theodoros Angelopoulos Biography

    Theodoros "Theo" Angelopoulos (Greek: Θεόδωρος Αγγελόπουλος) (27 April 1935 – 24 January 2012) was a Greek filmmaker, screenwriter and film producer.An acclaimed and multi-awarded film director who dominated the Greek art film industry from 1975 on, Angelopoulos is one of the most influential and widely respected filmmakers in the world. He started making films in 1967. In the 1970s he made a series of political films about modern Greece.Angelopoulos, defined by Martin Scorsese as "a masterful filmmaker", developed a unique cinematic vision, characterized by slightest movement, slightest change in distance, long takes, and complicated but carefully composed scenes, offering a hypnotic, sweeping, and profoundly emotional cinema.In 1998 his film, Eternity and a Day, went on to win the prestigious Palme d'Or at the 51st edition of the Cannes Film Festival, and his films have been shown at the most important film festivals around the world. In 2000 he was the President of the Jury at the 22nd Moscow International Film Festival. The life of Theodoros Angelopoulos, his work, his passion, were the subject of a documentary directed in 2008 by Elodie Lelu.

  5. Theodoros Angelopoulos Family

    Spouse: Phoebe Economopoulou
    Childrens: Anna Angelopoulou, Katerina Angelopoulou and Eleni Angelopoulou

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