11 June 1922
|Died||25 July 2011
|Other names||Michael Yannis|
|Occupation||Director, producer, screenwriter|
|Website||Michael Cacoyannis Foundation|
Michael Cacoyannis (Greek: Μιχάλης Κακογιάννης, Michalis Kakogiannis; 11 June 1922 – 25 July 2011) was a Cypriot-Greek director, producer, and screenwriter. He was best known for his 1964 movie Zorba the Greek.
References[change | change source]
- Paul Vitello (25 July 2011). "Michael Cacoyannis, Director of 'Zorba the Greek,' Dies at 90". The New York Times.