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Bogdan Mirică

  • Screenwriter, Director
  • Born: 18.04.1978 in

Graduate of the Journalism and Communication Faculty of the Bucharest University. He has worked as an editor, copywriter and writer and in 2005 he became the youngest Creative Director in European advertising. He studied scriptwriting and film production at the Westminster University in London. He has worked as a script reader at Slingshot Studios and took part at workshops held by Martin Scorsese, Ken Loach, Bruce Robinson. He came back to Romania, where he collaborated with MediaPro Pictures and HBO Romania. Selected at the Berlinale Talent Campus in 2013.His debut feature Dogs/ Câini was presented at the Torino Script Lab in 2013.

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Festivals / Awards

  • 2011
TIFF Bora Bora Romanian Days Award for Short Film
  • 2012
Angers Bora Bora Grand Prize of the Jury
  • 2016
Cannes Dogs FIPRESCI Prize at "Un certain regard"
  • 2016
TIFF Dogs Transilvania Trophy - Best Film
  • 2016
Sarajevo Dogs Special Mention of the Jury
  • 2016
UCIN Dogs „Alexandru Tatos” Opera Prima Award
  • 2017
Gopo Dogs Best Debut
  • 2017
Let's CEE Viena Dogs Special Mention Promising Debuts



Umbre III


Shadows II






Bora Bora


Articles & Interviews

Bogdan Mirică filmează „Câini”, debutul său în lungmetraj
Bogdan Mirică la Atelierul Cinéfondation 2014
“Sieranevada”, “Baccalaureate” and “Dogs” at Cannes 2016  
“Dogs”, to be nationally premiered at TIFF 2016
“Dogs” – the only Romanian film in the TIFF 2016 Official Competition
The objectives of the Romanian stand in Marché du Film, Cannes 2016
“Dogs” – the Award of International Critics at the Cannes Festival
“Dogs” – world premiere on May 15th, in Cannes
“Dogs” released in theatres on September 23th
“Dogs”, nominated for European Discovery 2016
The crew of “Dogs” meets the Bucharest-based viewers
“Dogs”, preview screenings in Bucharest, Iași, Cluj and Târgu Mureș
The thriller “Dogs” selected to international festivals
“Dogs” released on France big screens
Press Conference ”Dogs” - Dana Medar
“Dogs” on the big screens of over 30 cities in Romania
“Dogs” seen by over 15,500 viewers in Romania
Bogdan Mirică and Igor Cobileanski are preparing “Shadows”, season 2, at HBO
The Winners of the 2017 Gopo Awards
The 2017 Gopo Awards - Dana Medar
“A Mere Breath” and “Dogs” Awarded at LET’S CEE Film Festival in Vienna
Nominations to 2017 UCIN Awards
”Umbre”, sezonul II la HBO, din 12 noiembrie - Dana Medar
Serialul „Umbre”, produs de HBO Europe, se întoarce cu un nou sezon
The HBO Europe Production “Shadows 3”, by Bogdan Mirică, Premieres on November 20
The Script Contest #4: July 27 – August 11
The Script Contest - Ediția #4 a luat sfârșit!
The ”Shadows” TV series, ranks no.8 in Top 10 HBO TV series