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Cristian Mungiu


  • Director, Screenwriter, Producer
  • Born: 27.04.1968 in Iaşi (Iaşi)
Graduate of the Faculty of Letters within the University of Iași (year 1993), and of the Academy of Theatre and Film „I.L.Caragiale” (year 1998, class Stere GuleaLaurențiu Damian).
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Known for:

2012

2009

2007

2002

Festivals / Awards

  • 1997
CineMAiubit Mariana Best Director
  • 1998
CineMAiubit The Hand of Paulista Grand Prize
  • 2000-2001
UCIN Zapping Best Fiction Short
  • 2002
TIFF Occident Transilvania Trophy
  • 2002
UCIN Occident Best Director. Best Screenplay
  • 2003
Mons Occident Grand Prize
  • 2003
Sofia Occident FIPRESCI Prize
  • 2007
Cannes 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Palme d'or. FIPRESCI Prize
  • 2007
European Film Award 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Best Film. Best Director
  • 2007
San Sebastian 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days FIPRESCI Prize - Film of the Year
  • 2007
Stockholm 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Bronze Horse
  • 2008
Sofia 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Best Balkan Film Award
  • 2008
Gopo 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Best Feature Film. Best Directing. Audience Award
  • 2009
Turia Awards 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Best Foreign Film
  • 2009
Goya 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Best European Film
  • 2009
UCIN Tales from the Golden Age Best Screenplay
  • 2012
Cannes Beyond the Hills Best Screenplay
  • 2012
Mar del Plata Beyond the Hills Best Film
  • 2016
Cannes Graduation Best Director
  • 2016
Palić Graduation Best Director
  • 2016
Chicago Graduation Silver Hugo - Best Screenplay
  • 2017
Tromsø Graduation FIPRESCI Prize

Filmography

Producer

Hackerville

producer

2019

Tatăl mută munții

producer

2019

Lemonade

2018

Graduation

2016

Skugos (animation short)

2016

6.9 on the Richter Scale

2015

Beyond the Hills

2012

After the Silence (documentary)

co-producer

2012

Cod roşu

2012

Off the Beaten Track (documentary)

co-producer

2010

Tales from the Golden Age

2009

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

2007

Offset

associate producer

2006

Articles & Interviews

Nebănuite sunt căile răului. Interviu cu Cristian Mungiu - Ileana Bîrsan
Interview of the week with Cristian Mungiu - Cristina Corciovescu
Mungiu vs Andriuță
La cinci ani după “Occident”, Cristian Mungiu lucrează la un nou lungmetraj - Iulia Blaga
Tentaţia de a-ţi cerceta amintirile e mare - Inter­viu de Iulia David
Workshop de producţie şi distribuţie cu Cristian Mungiu şi Vincent Maraval - Dana Medar
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest: Workshop Cristian Mungiu şi Vincent Maraval
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest 2014 - Dana Medar
Les Films de Cannes à  Bucarest 2015 - Dana Medar, Andra Petrescu
Cannes 2016: Cristian Mungiu, Best Director Award for “Graduation”
Cristian Mungiu – Best Director Award in Palić 
Cristian Mungiu trimite o scrisoare deschisă pentru ministrul Culturii
Cristian Mungiu, invitat la New York Film Festival 2016
“Scarred Hearts”, “Sieranevada” and “Graduation” at VIENNALE 2016
„Toni Erdmann” și „Bacalaureat”, nominalizate la premiile Academiei Europene de Film
Gaudeamus 2016: launch of the “Graduation” DVD and book,by Cristian Mungiu - Dana Medar
“Graduation”, released in the Czech Republic movie theatres
Cristian Mungiu, President of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury
A retrospective of Cristian Mungiu’s films at the Serile Filmului Românesc Festival
”The Land of the Rising Film” in Iași will have a cinema - Dana Medar
The 7th edition of the “Romanian Film Evenings” festival was wrapped up
Over 5,000 viewers, at the Romanian Film Nights 2017
Film report from Cannes 2017: Romanian filmmakers on the Croisette - Mihai Fulger
Cristian Mungiu, Chairman of the Shanghai Festival Jury  
Cristian Mungiu, decorat cu Ordinul Național Legiunea de Onoare de către Republica Franceză
Un deceniu de la Palme d’Or Cannes 2007 pentru ”4 luni, 3 săptămâni și 2 zile” - Dana Medar
Cristian Mungiu: Despre România și imaginea ei, după întreruperea proiecției cu ”120 BPM” - Cristian Mungiu
Tribune of the European filmmakers at Berlinale 2018
Cristian Mungiu Produces “Hackerville” for HBO Europa and TNT Serie
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest 2018, ediția 9 - Dana Medar
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest, ediția 9 - Dana Medar
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest: Integrala filmelor lui Lucian Pintilie - Dana Medar
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest 2018: Sala de cinema - Dana Medar
American Independent Film Festival 2019 - Dana Medar
„Apusul”, de László Nemes, cu Vlad Ivanov în rol principal - Dana Medar
Cristian Mungiu, invitat la Caravana Zilele Filmului Românesc la Vaslui
The guests of the Flight Festival Timișoara: Cristian Mungiu, Irina Margareta Nistor and Adriana Bab
Rezultate concursului de proiecte cinematografice CNC – sesiunea I/2019
Ce vedem la a X-a ediție Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest - Dana Medar
Claude Lelouche și Vlad Ivanov la Gala Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest 2019 - Dana Medar