Tag: Greek

Michael Cacoyannis

(1922–2011) Μιχάλης Κακογιάννης, Michalis Kakogiannis Filmography as Director: Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     Born June 11 1922 Limassol (Cyprus) Died July 25 2011 Athens (Greece) Cause of death Heart failure Occupation Film director…

Zorba the Greek (1964)

Alexis Zorbas (original title) Director: Michael Cacoyannis Producer: Michael Cacoyannis Screenplay: Michael Cacoyannis Based on: Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis Genre: Comedy | Drama Music: Mikis Theodorakis Country: Greece | United Kingdom Language: English | Greek Studio: 20th Century Fox Release…

Yorgo Voyagis

(1945) Filmography as Actor:   Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey     Born December 6 1945 Athens (Greece) Occupation Actor  

Clash of the Titans (1981)

Director: Desmond Davis Producer: Ray Harryhausen, Charles H. Schneer Screenplay: Beverley Cross Genre: Action | Adventure | Epic | Fantasy Music: Laurence Rosenthal Country: United Kingdom | United States Language: English Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release date: 1981 Running time: 118 minutes Laurence Olivier…

Irene Papas

(1926) Ειρήνη Παπά, born Irene Lelekou (Ειρήνη Λελέκου) . Filmography as Actress:   Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold…

Homer

(fl. 9th or 8th century BC) Ὅμηρος Works: • Ιλιάδα (Greek) ◊ L’Iliade (French) ◊ The Iliad (English) • Ομήρου Οδύσσεια Τόμος Α (Greek) • Ομήρου Οδύσσεια Τόμος Β (Greek) • Ομήρου Οδύσσεια Τόμος Γ (Greek) • Ομήρου Οδύσσεια Τόμος Δ (Greek) ◊ L’Odyssée (French) ◊ The Odyssey (English)  …

Aristotle

(384 BC–322 BC) Αριστοτέλης Works: • Αθηναίων Πολιτεία (Greek) ◊ The Athenian Constitution (English) • Ηθικά Νικομάχεια, Τόμος Πρώτος (Greek) • Ηθικά Νικομάχεια, Τόμος Δεύτερος (Greek) ◊ The Ethics of Aristotle (English) • Μικρά Φυσικά, Τόμος Πρώτος (Greek) • Μικρά Φυσικά, Τόμος Δεύτερος (Greek) • Περί Ψυχής (Greek)…

El Greco

(1541–1614) Doménikos Theotokópoulos Δομήνικος Θεοτοκόπουλος The artist’s works: Cristo abrazado a la cruz c.1577–1587 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York El caballero de la mano en el pecho c.1580 Museo del Prado, Madrid Vista de Toledo c.1598–1599 Metropolitan Museum of…

Apelles

(flourished fourth century BC) Apelles in Art: Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Allegoria della Calunnia c.1496–1497 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze   Flourished 4th century BC Occupation Painter