Maria Damanaki expresses her condolences to the family of Theodoros Angelopoulos
Maria Damanaki expresses her sincere condolences to the family of Theodoros Angelopoulos, stressing his foremost contribution to European cinema.
"He was amongst the top ones. Not only in Greece, but in Europe and worldwide. I realised this once again, here in Brussels, where the news of his death shocked fans of art and of cinematography. Theοdoros has honoured Greece and has brightened European culture. He has earned a special place in the history of European and global culture".