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Nikos Koundouros (1926–2017)

He studied painting and sculpture at the Athens School of Fine Arts from which he graduated in 1948. Because of his left-wing political beliefs, he was exiled in Makronisos Island after the end of World War II He started his career, as a director, at the age of 28, on 1954, with the film "Maghiki Polis" (Enchanted City) that was influenced by ... See full bio »


(age 90) in Athens, Greece

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Young Aphrodites Director
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 1994 Antigone (TV Movie)
 1991 Iphigenia in Tauris (TV Movie)
 1985 Bordello
 1978 1922
 1976 Klidonas (Documentary short)
 1975 The Songs of Fire (Documentary)
 1961 Aristofanis kai attiki komodia (Documentary short)
 1961 Ornithes (Documentary short)
 1960 The River
 1958 The Outlaws
 1954 Tragodia (Documentary short)
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Despite the fact that he was born in Athens, his parents didn't want him to be naturalized as Athenian, so they wrapped him in a diaper and took him to their ancestral island of Crete to be registered at the municipal rolls, of Aghios Nikolaos, on December 15, 1926.

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