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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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It's important to keep on searching, to arrive on set with the idea that you don't know what the best way of doing things will be. If you are going in the right direction, the film speaks to you. It's more honest this way. Cinema is really a question of honesty.[2013] See more »


Cristian Mungiu studied directing at the 'National University of Theatre and Film "I.L.Caragiale" (UNATC)' in Bucharest, Romania and graduated in 1998. Established in 1954 and named after classic Romanian playwright Ion Luca Caragiale (1852-1912), the public university has faculties for theatre and film and offers programs in Directing, Acting, Cinematography, Editing, Sound, Audiovisual ... See more »

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