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Zorba the Greek

Alexis Zorbas

Directed by Mihalis Kakogiannis
United States, United Kingdom, 1964


An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.

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Zorba the Greek Directed by Mihalis Kakogiannis

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1965 | 3 wins including: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1965 | 4 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1964 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

BAFTA Awards

1966 | 4 nominations including: Best Film from any Source

Golden Globes (USA)

1965 | 5 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

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