Date of Birth:
12 February 1933
Costa-Gavras created 2 movies in the Drama, Thriller genres.
Costa-Gavras got succeed with average imdb rating 6.3.
Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985". Pages 243-248. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988.
Member of jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1976
Has supported Lionel Jospin's 2002 presidential campaign.
Cousin of Penelope Spheeris.
When asked why he never chose the documentary style, when his stories seem so much like documentaries, he explained he found documentaries too difficult compared to fiction.
Father of Julie Gavras and Romain Gavras.
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