Mikis Theodorakis

Mikis Theodorakis

Highest Rated: 94% Z (1969)

Lowest Rated: 82% Zorba the Greek (1964)

Birthday: Jul 29, 1925

Birthplace: Chios Island, Greece

Committed leftist whose turbulent political activity resulted in multiple jailings and exiles between 1943 and 1973. Theodorakis made a name for himself in Paris in the mid-1950s and gained international recognition with his infectious score for Michael Cacoyannis' "Zorba the Greek" (1964). He has worked a number of subsequent times with Cacoyannis as well as with Costa-Gavras ("Z" 1969, "State of Siege" 1973) and Sidney Lumet ("Serpico" 1973). Mikis Theodorakis died on September 2, 2021 in Athens, Greece at the age of 96.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mist Original Music - 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rehearsal Unknown (Character),
Original Music
- 1974
94% 93% Z Original Music $83.3K 1969
82% 86% Zorba the Greek Original Music - 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lovers of Teruel Original Music - 1962
No Score Yet 41% Shadow of the Cat Original Music - 1961