Up 813 this week

Alexander Nanau

Alexander Nanau was born in Bucharest, Romania in 1979. 1990 he emigrated with his family to Germany and became a German citizen. Nanau studied Film Direction at the renowned DFFB in Berlin. His first feature documentary Peter Zadek inszeniert Peer Gynt (2006) was released 2006 in Germany and Austria. In 2007 he was a scholarship holder of the ... See full bio »

IMDb's 2022 TV Guide

Browse our list of the best series coming to TV and streaming in 2022.

See the full list

Most Anticipated Movies Coming in 2022

Get your Watchlists ready and start planning your new year, because we're running down the new movies IMDb users can't wait to watch in 2022.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 7028 people
created 04 Feb 2016
a list of 270 people
created 4 months ago
a list of 215 people
created 9 months ago
a list of 128 people
created 04 Feb 2018
a list of 287 people
created 3 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alexander Nanau's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 41 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Collective Cinematographer
Toto and His Sisters Cinematographer


Hide Hide Show Show Cinematographer (6 credits)
 2019 Collective (Documentary)
 2017 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)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Writer (4 credits)
Show Show Editor (4 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Collective (2019)'s female journalists and whistleblowers] Catalin Tolontan is perhaps the main force on the journalistic side, but this story would have never been told without (journalist) Mirela Neag and her perseverance. Basically it was her saying, "This could really be true," while men didn't really believe it. And all the whistleblowers in this story are women. They're smarter and more... See more »


Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 78th Venice International Film Festival in 2021. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed