Search results for "Theo Angelopoulos"

Ulysses' Gaze (1995) RT 33% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Feb 2001

"A," a Greek filmmaker living in exile in the United States, returns to his native Ptolemas to attend a special screening of one of his extremely controversial films. But A's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  Erland Josephson  •  Maia Morgenstern  •  Thanasis Veggos

Lumière and Company (1995)

40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Spike Lee  •  James Ivory  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Lasse Hallström  •  Bigas Luna  •  Gabriel Axel  •  Merzak Allouache  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Cédric Klapisch  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michael Haneke  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Fernando Trueba  •  John Boorman  •  Claude Miller  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Alain Corneau  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Lucian Pintilie  •  Arthur Penn  •  Vicente Aranda  •  Jacques Rivette  •  Helma Sanders-Brahms  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Régis Wargnier  •  Francis Girod  •  Idrissa Ouedraogo  •  Jerry Schatzberg  •  Hugh Hudson  •  Ismail Merchant  •  Gaston Kaboré  •  Jaco Van Dormael  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant  •  Yoshishige Yoshida
CAST:  Jeffe Alperi  •  Romane Bohringer  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Ticky Holgado

Anaparastassi (1970)

A woman murders her husband, upon his return home after a long absence, with the complicity of the lover who has relieved her loneliness. Costas Ghoussis, an emigrant recently ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Toula Stathopoulou  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Thanos Grammenos  •  Yannis Totsikas

Days of `36 (1972)

The assassin of a prominent trade unionist takes a conservative MP hostage and the government prevaricates over tactics so as not to alienate potential political allies.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Vangelis Kazan  •  Kostas Pavlou  •  Thanos Grammenos  •  Giorgos Kyritsis

Broadcast (1968)

Theo Angelopoulos' first film, winner of Hellenic Association of Film Critics prize in 1968 for best short fiction film.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Nico Mastorakis

Alexander the Great (1980)

Based on some historical events, the film gives a romanticized biography of Theodoros Kolokotronis, a Greek historical hero serving as a metaphor for Greece herself. Based on ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Omero Antonutti  •  Eva Kotamanidou  •  Mihalis Giannatos  •  Grigoris Evangelatos

Invisible World (2011)

An anthology film following different stories around the theme of invisibility in the modern world.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Maria de Medeiros  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Gian Vittorio Baldi  •  Marco Bechis  •  Laís Bodanzky  •  Beto Brant  •  Guy Maddin  •  Jerzy Stuhr  •  Cisco Vasques  •  Wim Wenders

The Hunters (1977) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2004

During a hunting party on New Year's Eve 1976, five representatives of the bourgeoisie encounter with their companion the body of a partisan from the Civil War of the late ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Mairi Hronopoulou  •  Stratos Pahis  •  Vangelis Kazan  •  Giorgos Danis

The Beekeper (1986)

A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Marcello Mastroianni  •  Nadia Mourouzi  •  Serge Reggiani  •  Jenny Roussea

The Dust of Time (2008) RT Audience 47%

A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents. It is a tale that unfolds in Italy, Germany, Russia, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Irène Jacob

The Suspended Step of the Stork (1991)

Alexandre, a TV reporter, is working for a few days in a border town, where a lot of refugees from Albania, Turkey and Kurdistan are packed in. Among them, he notices an old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Marcello Mastroianni  •  Jeanne Moreau  •  Gregory Patrick Karr  •  Ilias Logothetis

Landscape in the Mist (1988)

Road movie about two children searching for their father who is supposed to live in Germany. Their obsession for this father figure will take them to the boundaries between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Michalis Zeke  •  Tania Palaiologou  •  Stratos Tzortzoglou  •  Eva Kotamanidou

Voyage to Cythera (1984)

An old communist returns to Greece after 32 years in the Soviet Union. However, things aren't the way he had hoped for.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Manos Katrakis  •  Mairi Hronopoulou  •  Dionysis Papagiannopoulos  •  Dora Volanaki

The Travelling Players (1975)

This expansive Greek drama follows a troupe of theater actors as they perform around their country during World War II. While the production that they put on is entitled ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Eva Kotamanidou  •  Aliki Georgouli  •  Stratos Pahis  •  Vangelis Kazan

To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wong Kar-Wai  •  Lars von Trier  •  Roman Polanski  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Bille August  •  Tsai Ming-liang  •  Alejandro González Iñárritu  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  David Cronenberg  •  Ken Loach  •  Jane Campion  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Amos Gitai  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Nanni Moretti  •  Aki Kaurismäki  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Takeshi Kitano  •  Chen Kaige  •  Elia Suleiman  •  Walter Salles  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Raoul Ruiz  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Hou Hsiao-hsien  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Jean-Pierre Dardenne  •  Luc Dardenne  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Michael Cimino
CAST:  Pegah Ahangarani  •  Leonid Alexeenko  •  Taraneh Alidoosti  •  Dàvi Alvarado

The Weeping Meadow (2004)

This is the first film of Theo Angelopoulos' trilogy. The story starts in 1919 with some greek refugees from Odessa arriving somewhere near Thessaloniki. Among these people ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Alexandra Aidini  •  Nikos Poursanidis  •  Giorgos Armenis  •  Vasilis Kolovos

Eternity and a Day (1998) RT 95% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Alexander, a famous writer, is very ill and has only a few days to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania. Alexander then takes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theo Angelopoulos
CAST:  Bruno Ganz  •  Isabelle Renauld  •  Fabrizio Bentivoglio  •  Achileas Skevis