Kostas Koutsomytis, Greek film director and screenwriter, Died at 77

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Kostas Koutsomitis was born on September 20, 1938 , and died on March 10, 2016.

He was a Greek film director and screenwriter.

He had worked mostly in television.

Kostas directed his first movie in 1965, a short film named To Domatio.

In 1971, he debuted in television , directing the series Agnostos Polemos that was aired in Greek State Television.

Kostas Koutsomitis directed some of the most successful series in the Greek television such as Vammena Kokkina Mallia, Prova Nyfikou, I Agapi Argise mia Mera etc.

He was the winner of one cinema award for the film Kloios (best screenplay) and three Greek television awards for the series I Agapi Argise mia Mera, Ta Paidia tis Niovis and Matomena Homata.

Kostas series are usually based in the novels of famous Greek writers such as Dido Sotiriou, Lili Zografou, Dora Giannakopoulou, Giannis Xanthoulis and others.

Kostas Koutsomitis passed away at 77 yrs in Sismanoglio in Athens.