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Cristian Mungiu

Cristian Mungiu was born on April 27, 1968 in Iasi, Romania. He is a writer and director, known for 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007), Beyond the Hills (2012) and Tales from the Golden Age (2009). See full bio »
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 2012 Beyond the Hills (screenplay)
 2010 Stopover (Short)
 2010 Outbound (story)
 2009 Tales from the Golden Age (written by)
 2005 Canton (Short)
 2005/I Lost and Found (episode "Turkey Girl")
 2002 Occident
 2000 Nothing by Chance (Short)
 2000 The Firemen's Choir (Short)
 2000 Zapping (Short)
 1998 The Hand of Paulista (Short)
 1997 Mariana (Short)
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Christian Mungiu


5' 5¼" (1.66 m)

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[on his creative process] In between films I have very long periods in which I am completely clueless about what I want to do next. I have no idea whatsoever where to start. I start having these ideas of maybe I don't know anything about cinema, that I am completely stupid and incapable of doing anything relevant. I'm not this happy, fortunate sort of guy who takes a shower, socialises and is ... See more »


Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival in 2013. See more »

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