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Born on the 8th of September, 1976, in Salonta, West Romania. He received his bachelor Degree in Film and TV Directing at UNATC Bucharest in 1999. He directed the short films “FAMILY PORTRAIT” - 2006, “AMATEUR” - 2007 and “MEGATRON” - 2008. The latter, “MEGATRON”, won the Palme d’OR for Best Short Film at the 2008 Cannes Film Festival, 61th edition. In 2010, his first feature film “MORGEN” won the Special Jury Prize at the 63rd Edition of the Locarno Film Festival, Best Director and FIPRESCI award at the 51st Thessaloniki Film Festival and was the Romanian entry for the 84th Academy Awards®. In 2012, his second feature film “ROCKER” was premiered at the 60th edition of San Sebastian IFF. contact: website: