52nd edition

Antonis Lepeniotis

Born in Greece in 1932, he moves to Austria in 1957. He works in theaters as set designer and actor. After being Elia Kazan’s assistant, he directs documentaries and experimental films for television, such as « Melina Mercouri », « Mikis Theodorakis », and « Mykonos ». His feature « The Net » (1968) was detroyed in Czechoslovakia ; « Alkeste » (1970) was shown at the Paris Unesco film archive, and in New York for the opening of the Metropolitan Museum film archive.