Theodoros Angelopoulos (1935–2012)


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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 »

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(age 76) in Piraeus, Greece

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(1988)
(1980)
Ulysses' Gaze Director
(1995)
(1998)

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 2012 Invisible World (segment "Céu Inferior")
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "Trois Minutes", as Théo Angelopoulos)
 1998 Eternity and a Day (as Theo Angelopoulos)
 1995 Lumière and Company (Documentary) (as Theo Angelopoulos)
 1995 Ulysses' Gaze (as Thodoros Angelopoulos)
 1986 The Beekeeper
 1983 Capitali culturali d'Europa (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1981 Oi reporters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1977 The Hunters
 1972 Days of 36
 1968 Broadcast (Short)
 1965 Forminx Story (uncredited)
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3 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Theo Angelopoulos | Thodoros Angelopoulos | Théo Angelopoulos | TheoAngelopoulos
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[on The Beekeeper (1986)] It's a gesture of despair at the end, but at the moment when he tips over the beehives, he tries to communicate by tapping on the ground in the way that prisoners tap. Because he's a prisoner of a situation and he tries to communicate with past events.... Beekeepers are poetic beings. They have a rapport with nature, and the gathering of honey is like an artistic ... See more »

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Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 40th Cannes International Film Festival in 1987. See more »

Trademark:

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

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