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Costa-Gavras


Costa-Gavras was born on February 12, 1933 in Loutra-Iraias, Greece as Konstantinos Gavras. He is a director and writer, known for Missing (1982), Amen. (2002) and Z (1969). See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 32 wins & 23 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Capital
 2009 Eden Is West
 2005 The Ax
 2002 Amen.
 1997 Mad City
 1995 Lumière and Company (Documentary)
 1995 À propos de Nice, la suite (segment "Les Kankobals")
 1991 Lest We Forget (segment "Pour Kim Song-man, Corée")
 1989 Music Box
 1988 Betrayed
 1983 Hanna K.
 1982 Missing
 1979 Womanlight
 1970 Yves Montand (TV Movie documentary)
 1969 Z
 1967 Shock Troops
 1958 Les rates (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Constantin Costa-Gavras | Constantin Gavras | Costa Gavras | Kostas Gavras
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The best way to become crazy completely is to say, Okay we'll do a movie to change society. See more »

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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985". Pages 243-248. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988. See more »

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Frequently casts David Clennon

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Aquarius

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