MĂRGINEANU

Nicolae D. MĂRGINEANU

Born 25 September 1938, Cluj, Romania.

French and English speaking

Graduate of the Cameraman Section, of the Theatre and Film Institute in Bucharest.
Has carried out nine feature films, as Director of Photography.

Since 1978 has worked as Film Director.
From 1990 to 2009 he is the owner of Ager Film srl


Filmography:

2022 ELIXIR,
Feature, 38 minute
Production AGER FILM SRL

2019 THE CARDINAL,
Feature, 98 minute, DSP
Production AGER FILM SRL

2018 SOUL’S REDEMPTION: A POCKET GUIDE,
Feature, 90 minutes.
Production AGER FILM SRL

2017 CANAL OF DEATH,
Docu-drama, 66 minutes.
Production AGER FILM SRL

2014 WHITE GATE,
Feature, 96 minutes.
Production AGER FILM SRL

2010 GEORGE MANU,
Documentary, 72 minutes.Video.
Production AGER FILM SRL

2011 ARSENIE BOCA,
Documentary, 82 minutes.Video.
Production AGER FILM SRL

2010 UNIVERSITIES AND PRISONS,
Documentary, 50 minutes,
Production AGER FILM SRL

2009 SURVEILLANCE BY THE SECURITATE ’70-’80,
(Supreavegheat de securitate in anii 70-80)
Documentary, 52 minutes.Video.
Production CNSAS – EACEA

2008 EXCHANGE,
Feature, 90 minutes.35mm, Fuji colour, 16×9 format.
Production AGER FILM SRL
-Special Mention of Jury “L’Antigone d’or” Film Festival, Montpellier, France, 2008.
-Best Actor, Mediteraneean Film Festival, Tetouan, Maroc, 2009

2007 AMERICAN FIANCEES,
Feature, 80 minutes.35mm, Fuji colour, 16×9 format.
Production AGER FILM SRL

2003 BLESS YOU, PRISON,
Feature, 87 minutes.35mm, Kodak colour, 16×9 format. Production Ager Film SRL.
Production AGER FILM SRL
-The Jury Award for the Best Artistic Contribution and Special Mention of Ecumenical Jury-OCIC -The World Film Festival Montreal, Canada, 2003

“Silver knight” award, “Golden knight” Int.Film Festival,Itkutc,Russia, 2004.

Christian Visual Media’s Crown Awards (Atlanta, SUA, 2004):
Silver Award – Best Screenplay
Silver Award – Best International Film
Bronze Award – Best Picture
Silver Award – Best Drama

ROMANIA AND ITS TRADITIONAL MUSIC
Documentary,50+45 minutes.

1999 THE FAMOUS PAPARAZZO
Feature,86 minutes, 35mm, Kodak Colour.
Production AGER FILM SRL
– Moscow Int.Film Festival ,competition, 2000.

1996 AUROCH’S HEAD
Feature.Duration:52 minutes, Gouge : 16 mm, Kodak colour.
Production : ROMANIAN TELEVISION.
-The Prize APTR (National Professional Romanian Television) 1997.

1993 ARCHITECTURE AND POWER
Documentary.Duration : 52 minutes, VIDEO.
Production : AGER FILM SRL.
– GRAND PRIZE at the International Festival of Films of Architecture, FIFAL, Bucharest,1994.
-Award of the “10 Th. International Housing and Planing Film/Video Competition”, SENDAI, MIYAGI, JAPAN,1996. ( Version 26 minutes )

1993 LOOK FORWARD IN ANGER
Feature. Duration : 85 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production : PROFILM.
-Berlin International Film Festival, Panorama,1994.
-GRAND PRIZE, at the MOSTRA INTERNATIONALE DEL NUOVO
-CINEMA, 1994, PESARO, ITALY.
-The Jury Special Award – SILVER DELPHINE at the International Film Festival in TROIA, PORTUGAL, 1994.
-The FIPRESCI Diploma of Jury, TROIA, PORTUGAL 1994.
-The OCIC Diploma, at the International Film Festival, at AMIENS, FRANCE.
-BEST PHOTOGRAPHY at the International Film Festival Skoplie, Macedonia.

1991 SOMEWHERE IN THE EAST
Feature. Duration : 100 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production : SOLARIS.

1990 A CLOD OF CLAY
Feature. Duration : 90 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm., Kodak colour.
Production ROMANIAFILM.

1988 FLAMES OVER TREASURES
Feature. Duration : 95 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production ROMANIAFILM.
-Best Direction, at the Romanian National Film Festival, 1988

1986 THE FOREST WOMAN
Feature.Duration : 105 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production ROMANIAFILM.
-Best Direction, at the Romanian National Film Festival, 1987.

1983 BACK FROM THE HELL
Feature.Duration : 100 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production ROMANIAFILM.
-Honorary Diploma, at the International Film Festival in Moscow, 1983.
-Grand Prize, at the Romanian National Film Festival.

1981 THE PAINTER
Feature.Duration : 100 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production ROMANIAFILM.
-CIDALC Prize, at the International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary;

1979 A MAN IN A SHAG OVERCOAT
Feature.Duration : 85 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production : ROMANIAFILM.
-Best debut, Romanian Film Makers Association, 1980.

1978 THIS ABOVE ALL, in colaboration with Dan Pita.
Feature.Duration : 90 minutes, Gouge : 35 mm, Kodak colour.
Production : ROMANIAFILM

ELIXIR

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TITLE ELIXIR
PRODUCER Ager-Film
DURATION 38 min.
MEDIA 4K

THE CARDINAL

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TITLE THE CARDINAL
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2019
DURATION aprox. 98 min.
MEDIA DVD

SOUL’S REDEMPTION: A POCKET GUIDE

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TITLE SOUL’S REDEMPTION: A POCKET GUIDE
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2018
DURATION aprox. 90 min.
MEDIA DVD

CANAL OF DEATH

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TITLE Canal of Death
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2017
DURATION aprox. 66 min.
MEDIA DVD

WHITE GATE

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TITLE White Gate
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2014
DURATION aprox. 96 min.
MEDIA DVD

GEORGE MANU the Rector from Aiud Prison

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TITLE George Manu
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2013
DURATION aprox. 72 min.
MEDIA DVD

ARSENIE BOCA a man of God

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TITLE Arsenie Boca
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2011
DURATION aprox. 82 min.
MEDIA DVD

UNIVERSITIES AND PRISONS

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TITLE Universities & prisons
PRODUCER Ager-Film
DURATION aprox. 50 min.
MEDIA DVD

EXCHANGE

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TITLE Exchange
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2008
DURATION aprox. 90 min.
MEDIA DVD

AMERICAN FIANCEES

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TITLE American Fiancees
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2007
DURATION aprox. 80 min.
MEDIA DVD

BRAN CASTLE

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TITLE Bran Castle
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2004
DURATION aprox. 65 min.
MEDIA DVD

BLESS YOU, PRISON

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TITLE Bless You Prison
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 2003
DURATION aprox. 87 min.
MEDIA DVD

THE FAMOUS PAPARAZZO

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TITLE The Famous Paparazzo
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 1999
DURATION aprox. 84 min.
MEDIA DVD

ARCHITECTURE AND POWER

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TITLE Architecture & Power
PRODUCER Ager-Film
YEAR 1993
DURATION aprox. 52 min.
MEDIA DVD

LOOK FORWARD IN ANGER

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TITLE Look Forward in Anger
PRODUCER ProFilm
YEAR 1993
DURATION aprox. 85 min.
MEDIA DVD

SOMEWHERE IN THE EAST

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TITLE Somewhere in the East
PRODUCER Solaris
YEAR 1991
DURATION aprox. 100 min.
MEDIA DVD

A CLOD OF CLAY

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TITLE A Clod of Clay
PRODUCER Romania Film
YEAR 1990
DURATION aprox. 90 min.
MEDIA DVD

FLAMES OVER TREASURES

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TITLE Flames Over Treasures
PRODUCER Romania Film
YEAR 1988
DURATION aprox. 95 min.
MEDIA DVD & VHS

THE FOREST WOMAN

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TITLE The Forest Woman
PRODUCER Romania Film
YEAR 1986
DURATION aprox. 105 min.
MEDIA DVD & VHS

BACK FROM THE HELL

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TITLE Back From Hell
PRODUCER Romania Film
YEAR 1983
DURATION aprox. 100 min.
MEDIA DVD & VHS

THE PAINTER

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TITLE Stefan Luchian
PRODUCER Romania Film
YEAR 1981
DURATION aprox. 100 min.
MEDIA DVD & VHS

A MAN IN A SHAG OVERCOAT

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TITLE A Man In a Shag Overcoat
PRODUCER Romania Film
YEAR 1979
DURATION aprox. 85 min.
MEDIA DVD & VHS