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Miklós Jancsó (1921–2014)


Miklos Jancsó was born in 1921 in Vac, Hungary. His mother Angela Poparada was Romanian and his father Sandor Jancsó Hungarian. Jancsó received a degree in Law from the University of 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 Budapest, and graduated with a diploma in ... See full bio »

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(age 92) in Budapest, Hungary

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(1967)
Red Psalm Director
(1972)
(1992)
Cantata Director
(1963)

Filmography

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 2004 Európából Európába (Documentary short) (segment "3")
 1998 Sír a madár (Documentary)
 1997 Játssz, Félix, játssz! (Documentary)
 1996 Szeressük egymást, gyerekek! (segment "A nagy agyhalál/The Great Brain Death")
 1994 A nagy agyhalál (Short)
 1994 Kövek üzenete - Hegyalja (Documentary)
 1994 Kövek üzenete - Máramaros (Documentary)
 1994 Message of Stone - Budapest (Documentary)
 1986 Harmadik jelenlét (Documentary short)
 1986 L'aube
 1984 Jancsó sukulaisten luona (TV Movie documentary)
 1984 Muzsika (TV Movie)
 1984 Omega, Omega, Omega (TV Movie documentary)
 1984 Faustus doktor boldogságos pokoljárása (TV Mini-Series) (9 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (1984)
- Episode #1.9 (1984)
- Episode #1.7 (1984)
- Episode #1.6 (1984)
- Episode #1.5 (1984)
 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 Rome Wants Another Caesar (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 Winter Wind
 1968 Vörös május (Documentary short)
 1966 Glory, Glory, Halleluja (Short)
 1966 The Round-Up
 1965 Jelenlét (Short)
 1965 My Way Home
 1964 Hej, te eleven fa... (Short)
 1963 Cantata
 1962 Indiántörténet (Documentary short)
 1961 Alkonyok és hajnalok (Documentary short)
 1961 Az idö kereke (Short)
 1960 Az eladás müvészete (Short)
 1960 Three Stars
 1959 Izotópok a gyógyászatban (Documentary short)
 1959 Halhatatlanság (Short)
 1958 Derkovits Gyula 1894-1934 (Documentary short)
 1957 Dél-Kína tájain (Documentary short)
 1957 Kína vendégei voltunk (Documentary short)
 1957 Peking palotái (Documentary short)
 1957 Színfoltok Kínából (Documentary short)
 1956 Móricz Zsigmond 1879-1942 (Documentary short)
 1955 Egy délután Koppánymonostorban (Documentary short)
 1955 The Youth of the Land of Angels (Documentary short)
 1955 Varsói világifjúsági talákozó I-III (Documentary short)
 1955 Young People, Remember (Documentary short)
 1954 Emberek! Ne engedjétek! (Documentary short)
 1954 Galga mentén (Documentary short)
 1954 Ösz Badacsonyban (Documentary short)
 1954 The Health-giving Waters of Tisza (Documentary short)
 1954 Portraits of an Exhibition (Documentary short)
 1953 Arat az orosházi 'Dózsa' (Documentary short)
 1953 Ordinary Ways (Documentary short)
 1952 A 8. szabad május 1 (Documentary short)
 1950 We Took Over the Cause of Peace (Documentary short)
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Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

His family was part of the minor nobility based in Transylvania, which used to be Hungarian territory but was handed over to Romania after WWI. See more »

Trademark:

Long shots with complex camera movements and a duration of several minutes. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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