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Yorgos Tzavellas (1916–1976)

Yorgos Tzavellas was born in 1916 in Athens, Greece. He was a writer and director, known for I de gyni na fovitai ton andra (1965), Antigone (1961) and The Counterfeit Coin (1955). He died on October 19, 1976. See full bio »


in Athens, Greece


(age 60)

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Known For

Antigone Writer
The Counterfeit Coin
Mia zoi tin ehoume


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 1973 Asterismos tis parthenou (writer - as Yorgos Javellas)
 1965 I de gyni na fovitai ton andra (play - as Yorgos Javellas) / (screenplay - as Yorgos Javellas)
 1961 Antigone (screenplay - as George Tzavellas)
 1958 One Street Organ, One Life (writer - as Yorgos Javellas)
 1958 Mia zoi tin ehoume (writer - as Yorgos Javellas)
 1956 The Lovers Arrive (as Yorgos Javellas)
 1955/I The Shepherdess' Lover (as Yorgos Javellas)
 1955 The Counterfeit Coin (as Yorgos Javellas)
 1953 The Taxi Driver (writer - as Yorgos Javellas)
 1952 Lily of the Harbor (as Yorgos Javellas)
 1952 The Grouch (as Yorgos Javellas)
 1950 The Drunkard (as Yorgos Javellas)
 1948 Marinos Kontaras (writer - as Yorgos Javellas)
 1946 Forgotten Faces (as Giorgos Th. Tzavellas)
 1944 Applause (as Yorgos Javellas)
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Alternate Names:

Yorgos Javellas | George Tzavellas | Giorgos Th. Tzavellas | Giorgos Tzavellas

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