Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu shared the best director prize at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, Graduation. Photo: AFPRomanian film director Cristian Mungiu shared the best director prize at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, Graduation. Photo: AFP
Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu shared the best director prize at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, Graduation. Photo: AFP

Graduation director Cristian Mungiu on Cannes wins, anger in post-communist Romania and why he won’t move to Hollywood

One of the directors spearheading the so-called Romanian New Wave, Mungiu now has three Cannes awards to his name for films that hold up a revealing mirror to life in his home country

Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu shared the best director prize at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, Graduation. Photo: AFPRomanian film director Cristian Mungiu shared the best director prize at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, Graduation. Photo: AFP
Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu shared the best director prize at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, Graduation. Photo: AFP
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