Film composer Eleni Karaindou was created within the Greek hill town of Teichio and raised in Athens, heading on to research piano and music theory in the Hellenikon Odion. Relocating to Paris in 1969, she analyzed ethnomusicology for five years before time for Greece to discovered the Lab for Traditional Devices in the ORA Cultural Center. Karaindrou’s most effective cooperation was with filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos, with whom she 1st teamed in 1982, heading on to rating features including 1991’s The Suspended Stage from the Stork, 1995’s Ulysses’ Gaze, and 1998’s Palme d’Or-winning Eternity along with a Day time. Although mainly aligned using the Greek film market, Karaindrou in addition has worked with mentioned Western directors, including Jules Dassin and the fantastic Chris Marker. 2004’s Oscar-nominated film The Weeping Meadow presented a rating by Karaindrou, that was also nominated for any European Film Honor. Next, she shipped 2005’s epic retrospective Elegy from the Uprooting. Karaindrou also revisited a lot of her ratings throughout a 2010 live concert offering saxophonist Jan Garbarek, that was released in 2013 as Eleni Karaindrou: Concert in Athens. In 2014, Karaindrou released her haunting rating to an version of Euripides’ Medea.
Full Name Eleni Karaindrou
Profession Film Score Composer
Education National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Awards Golden Orange Award for Best Music (International)
Music Songs To vals tou gamou, Karaindrou: Eternity And A Day - 3. Eternity Theme, The Weeping Meadow, To Vals, Theme of the Uprooting, Ulysses' Gaze, Depart and Eternity Theme, Rosa's Song, Karaindrou: Waltz By The River, Ulysses' Theme, Lento, Largo, By the Sea, Young Man's Theme, Nostalgia Song, Backwards to Their Sources, The Seagull, Requiem for Willy Loman, To Tragoudi Tou Gamou, Ulysses' Theme, Litany, Theme of the Uprooting I, The Weeping Meadow I, A Sinister Decision, Young Man's Theme I, Hearing the Time, Love’s Great Malevolence, Byzantine Psalm, Do Not Kill Your Children, Theme of the Uprooting II, Parting A, On the Way to Exile, Farewell Theme, Karaindrou: Waiting, Trio and Eternity Theme
Albums Eternity and a Day, Elegy of the Uprooting, Concert in Athens, Medea, Music for Films, Dust of Time, Ulysses' Gaze, The 10 (Music for the Tv Series Based on the Homonymous Novel of M. Karagatsis), Music and Songs for the Theatre (Goldoni, Chekhov, Shakespeare, Turgenev, Miller, Griboyedov, Gorky, Beckett, Pinder), Music for the Theatre (Twenty-Two Plays) [1986-2010], Music For Greek Tv Series (Original Recordings 1976-1989), Odio Irodou Attikou - 6 Septemvriou 1988, Taxidi Sta Kithira, Karaindrou: Trojan Women - Music For The Stageplay By Euripides, L'Africana (Margarethe von Trotta's Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), O Melissokomos (Remastered), To Meteoro Vima Tou Pelargou, Karaindrou: The Weeping Meadow - Film by Theo Angelopoulos, Dust Of Time - Music For The Film By Theo Angelopoulos, Karaindrou: The Suspended Step Of The Stork - Composed For The Film By Theo Angelopoulos, I Timi Tis Agapis, Anekdotes Ihografisis
Nominations European Film Award for Best Composer, Golden Osella for Best Score, Silver Osella for Best Original Music
Movies Eternity and a Day, Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow, Ulysses' Gaze, Landscape in the Mist, The Dust of Time, The Beekeper, Voyage to Cythera, The Suspended Step of the Stork, Sounds and Silence, War Photographer, Enclave, To Each His Own Cinema, The African Woman, Sleepless in New York, Six Venice, …Deserter, Those Who Go Those Who Stay
Member of the jury at the Venice Film Festival in 1989.
Letters to Germany
Short original music by
Trilogia II: I skoni tou hronou
TV Series 18 episodes
Chacun son cinéma ou Ce petit coup au coeur quand la lumière s'éteint et que le film commence
segment "Trois Minutes"
Mirando hacia dentro: La militarización en Guerrero