irene papas & aleca katseli playing in michael cacoyannis ¨Electra¨ in ancient Epidaurus
Federico Fellini was a huge admirer of her work and she herself said about her acting career that she wanted to play herself, the independent fighter and not sensational parts or to portray desirable women. I quote her further on in the same matter, saying "I never won an Oscar... and the Oscars never won Irene Papas".
GREEK MAGAZINE - IRENE PAPA
VISIT GREECE| The Guns of Navarone, (1961) with Anthony Quinn, partly shot on #Rhodes, #Dodecanese #Greece with Stanley Baker (left) with Irene Papas, Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn, and James Darren
Irene Papas in "A ciascuno il suo", 1967, di Elio Petri, scritto da Leonardo Sciascia, musiche di Luis Bacalov, con Gian Maria Volontè e Gabriele Ferzetti.
Irene Papas as Helen of Troy
GIAN MARIA VOLONTE IRENE PAPAS in We Still Kill The Old Way ´67 CAR LOOK