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Miklós Jancsó (1921–2014)

Miklos Jancsó was born in 1921 in Vac, Hungary and is of Hungarian-Romanian descent: His father Sandor Jancsó was Hungarian and his mother Angela Poparada Romanian. Jancsó received a degree in law from the University in Cluj-Napoca in 1944. After fighting in WWII and a brief period as a POW, he chose to join the Film and Theater Academy in ... See full bio »


(age 92) in Budapest, Hungary

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 2004 Európából Európába (Documentary short) (segment "3")
 1998 Sír a madár
 1997 Játssz, Félix, játssz! (Documentary)
 1996 Szeressük egymást, gyerekek! (segment "A nagy agyhalál/The Great Brain Death")
 1994 Message of Stone - Budapest (Documentary)
 1994 A Kövek Üzenete - Hegyalja (Documentary)
 1994 A Kövek üzenete - Máramaros (Documentary)
 1994 A nagy agyhalál (Short)
 1986 L'aube
 1986 Harmadik jelenlét (Documentary short)
 1984 Jancsó sukulaisten luona (TV Movie documentary)
 1984 Muzsika (TV Movie)
 1984 Omega, Omega, Omega (TV Movie documentary)
 1983 Capitali culturali d'Europa (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Budapest (1983)
 1978 Második jelenlét (Short documentary)
 1977 Laboratorio teatrale di Luca Ronconi (TV Movie documentary)
 1974 Roma rivuole Cesare (TV Movie)
 1972 La tecnica e il rito (TV Movie)
 1972 Red Psalm
 1971 Agnus dei
 1970 Füst (Documentary short)
 1970 The Pacifist
 1969 Decameron '69 (as Mikos Jancso)
 1969 Sirokkó
 1966 Közelröl: a vér (Short)
 1966 The Round-Up
 1965 Jelenlét (Short)
 1965 Így jöttem
 1963 Hej, te eleven fa... (Short)
 1963 Cantata
 1961 Alkonyok és hajnalok (Short)
 1961 Az idö kereke (Short)
 1960 Az eladás müvészete (Short)
 1960 Three Stars
 1959 Halhatatlanság (Short)
 1958 Derkovits Gyula 1894-1934 (Short)
 1957 A város peremén (Short)
 1957 Dél-Kína tájain (Short)
 1957 Kína vendégei voltunk (Short)
 1957 Peking palotái (Short)
 1957 Színfoltok Kínából (Short)
 1955 Angyalföldi fiatalok (Short)
 1955 Emlékezz, ifjúság! (Short)
 1954 Egy kiállítás képei (Short)
 1954 Éltetö Tisza-víz (Short)
 1954 Emberek! Ne engedjétek! (Short)
 1954 Galga mentén (Short)
 1954 Ösz Badacsonyban (Short)
 1953 Közös után (Short)
 1952 A 8. szabad május 1 (Short)
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Father of three: Nyika Jancsó (b. 1952), Katalin Jancsó (b. 1955), Dávid Jancsó (b. 1982). He also adopted Márta Mészáros's son, Zoltán Jancsó. See more »


(current films) The characters of Kapa (Zoltán Mucsi) and Pepe (Péter Scherer) See more »

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