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Topic - Theo Angelopoulos
Neil Armstrong would always be taking that first step onto the moon, and Dick Clark was forever "the world's oldest teenager." Some of the notables who died in 2012 created images in our minds that remained unchanged over decades.
He was known for his slow and dream-like directing style and had enough stamina at 76 to be working on his latest movie.
Theo Angelopoulos, an award-winning Greek filmmaker known for his slow and dreamlike style as a director, was killed in a road accident Tuesday while working on his latest movie. He was 76.
Greek director Theo Angelopoulos' films:
In a rare television interview last year, Angelopoulos said his next film was to be about Greece's major financial crisis.
In a rare television interview last year, Angelopoulos said his next film was to be about Greece's major financial crisis, and he publicly called on rival political parties to work together to try and ease the hardships facing many Greeks.