Jan 25, 2012

Theo Aggelopoulos: 1935-2012

"I hear you, death, coming...I hear you! "

                 from the film Voyage to Cythera 1984 starring Manos Katrakis

Greek film director Theo Aggelopoulos was abruptly killed yesterday in a motor accident in Keratsini, Piraeus, while filming his swang song, The Other Sea, concerning the Greek crisis.
Have a safe passage, Theo...

Theo Aggelopoulos is the most awarded Greek film director; he got the majority of the Thessaloniki Film Festival awards, the Palm d'Or in the Cannes Festival, the Silver Lion at the Venice film festival, the Phelix of best European movie, the Firepsci award and numerous awards of critics and critics associations around the world.

                     from the film Landscape in the Mist 1988 starring Stratos Giorgoglou

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