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Alexander Nanau

Alexander Nanau was born in Bucharest, Romania in 1979. His family belongs to the Transylvanian Saxons, a cultural minority of German descent who lived since generations in Romania. 1990 they emigrated to Germany and became German citizens. Nanau studied Film Direction at the renowned DFFB in Berlin. His first feature documentary Peter Zadek ... See full bio »

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Toto and His Sisters Cinematographer


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 2019 Collective (Documentary)
 2017 The Prince of Nothingwood (Documentary)
 2014 Toto and His Sisters (Documentary)
 2012 Sohvasurffaajat (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Romania (2012)
 2009 The World According to Ion B. (Documentary)
 2006 Peter Zadek inszeniert Peer Gynt (Documentary)
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Member of the 'Documentary Competition' jury at the 22nd Sarajevo International Film Festival in 2016.

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