Filmmaker killed in road accident
Greek filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos has been killed in a road accident, police and hospital officials said.
The 76-year-old director suffered serious head injuries and died at a hospital near Athens after being hit by a motorcycle while walking across a road.
Other details of the incident were not immediately available.
Angelopoulos won numerous awards for his movies, mostly at European film festivals, during his career that spanned more than 40 years.