• Short Summary

    GREEK COMPOSER MIKIS THEODORAKIS WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON YESTERDAY (27 JANUARY) AFTER FIVE MONTHS' DETENTION ON CHARGES OF PLOTTING TO OVERTHROW THE RULING REGIME.

  • Description

    GREEK COMPOSER MIKIS THEODORAKIS WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON YESTERDAY (27 JANUARY) AFTER FIVE MONTHS' DETENTION ON CHARGES OF PLOTTING TO OVERTHROW THE RULING REGIME. AT HIS HOME NEAR ATHENS, HE WAS REUNITED WITH HIS FAMILY.

    ACCORDING TO THE GREEK MINISTER OF PRESS, MR. SIDERATORS, THE COMPOSER HAS PROMISED TO ABSTAIN FROM POLITICAL ACTIVITIES IN THE FUTURE. THE BAN ON PERFORMANCE HIS MUSIC IN GREECE HAS BEEN LIFTED.

    MR. THEODORAKIS WON INTERNATIONAL FAME WHEN HE WROTE THE MUSIC FOR THE FILM "ZORBA THE GREEK."

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1FVMHV86B94PZGUBMXQXSK6EN
    Media URN:
    VLVA1FVMHV86B94PZGUBMXQXSK6EN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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