Greek Director Theo Angelopoulos Remembered at Thessaloniki International Film Festival

Colleagues share recollections of Theo Angelopoulos at the 53rd Thessaloniki International Film Festival. Photo © Asteris Masouras

Renowned Greek film director Theo Angelopoulos was killed in a traffic accident in January 2012. He was remembered by his “cinema family” at the 53rd Thessaloniki International Film Festival (November 2-11). Three of Angelopoulos’ best known films are on the program. The festival Twitter hashtag is #tiff53.

Start the conversation

Authors, please log in »


  • All comments are reviewed by a moderator. Do not submit your comment more than once or it may be identified as spam.
  • Please treat others with respect. Comments containing hate speech, obscenity, and personal attacks will not be approved.