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RIP Irene Papas (1929 – 2022)

Z (1969)

Irene Papas was a Greek actress known for her parts in The Guns of Navarone (1961), Zorba the Greek (1964) and Z (1969). 

In Z she is the wife of the politician, played by Yves Montand. She can be seen in the full film from 50:10 onwards.

RIP Vangelis (1943 – 2022)

Blade Runner (1982)

Vangelis was a Greek composer known for film music such as Blade Runner (1982), “Chariots of Fire” (1981) and “1492: Conquest of Paradise” (1992) on the one hand; and pop songs such as “Let It Happen” (1973), “State of Independence” (1981) and “I’ll Find My Way Home” (1981) on the other.

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