FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 file photo, Greek-French film director Costa Gavras poses before the screening of the movie Leon Morin, pretre (Leon Morin, priest) as part of the festival Toute la memoire du monde, in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)

If anyone can make a political thriller good enough to make your hair stand up and your pulse speed up it, it’s acclaimed Greek-French director Costa-Gavras, but how did he get from Lambrakis to Varoufakis?

The man who transformed Vasssilis Vassilikos’ book Z into a brilliant metaphorical 1969 film starring French actors, but really about the assassination of Greek politician Grigoris Lambrakis in 1963, now has to try to make a petulant pouter, former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis seem like a …

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