Marius Panduru

Motto:
Contrast is what makes photography alive

Education:
National University of Film and Theatre “I.L.Caragiale”, Bucharest, Romania, Major in Image, Film and Television, 2001. Mentor PhD Mircea Gherghinescu.

Features:

“The Rest is Silent” (drama/comedy), Runtime: 89 min, 35 mm, color, Cinemascope, Romania (2007), Director of Photography
“The Way I Spent the End of the World” (drama), Runtime: 106 min, color, 1, 85:1, Romania/France (2006) STRADA FILMS/LES FILMS PELLEAS, Director of Photography
“The Tube with a Hat” (short film), Runtime: 15 min, Color, 35 mm, 1,85:1, Romania (2006) HI FILM production, Director of Photography
“12:08 East of Bucharest” (comedy/drama), Runtime: 89 min., color, 1, 85:1, Romania (2006), Director of Photography
“Ryna” (drama), Runtime: 94 min. Color, 35 mm, Cinemascope, Switzerland / Romania, (2005), Pacific Films Sàrl, Strada Film, Navarro Films SA, Télévision Suisse Romande Elefant Films – production, Director of Photography
“Liviu’s Dream” (short film), Runtime: 39 min. Color, 35 mm , 1,85:1, Romania (2004), Director of Photography
“Trafic” (short film), Runtime: 15 min, Color, 35 mm, 1, 85:1, Romania (2004) LEFT PICTURES production, Director of Photography
”17 Minutes Late” (short film), Runtime: Color, 35 mm, Cinemascope, Romania (2002), Director of Photography
“Wild East” (short film), Runtime: 15 min, 35 mm, color, 1,85:1, 15′, Romania (2002), Director of Photography
“Bucharest-Wien” (short film), Runtime: 13 min, B/W, 1, 66:1, Romania (2000), Director of Photography
“Between Sky and Earth” (short film), Runtime: 10 min, 35 mm, color, 2,35:1, 15′, Romania (2000), Director of Photography
”Eclipse” (short film), Runtime: 15 min, b&w, 1:1, 66, lqa format, Romania (1999), Director of Photography

Television:
Documentary:
“Mihail Sebastian”, directed by Corina Ilie, DV, color, 60, 2004, Director of Photography
“Neagu Djuvara, One life biography”, directed by Mona Eftimie, 2002, Director of Photography,
“Through Bucharest”, directed by Mitko Serafimoski , 1999, Director of Photography
“Seven days with old people”, director Andreea Paduraru & Cristi Puiu, 1999, Director of Photography
Commercials:

Theatre:
“Norway Today”, Videographer and light director, 2001

Credits:
Liviu’s Dream (short film), Romania (2004)
• Opera Prima – The UCIN Awards, Romania, 2005
• Best Romanian Film Award – Transilvania International Film Festival, Romania 2004, Transilvania International Film Festival
• Official Selection – Clermont Ferrand Short Film Festival, France,2005, Clermont Ferrand Short Film Festival
• Official Selection -Telluride Film Festival, Great Expectations , 2004 Telluride Film Festival

Ryna (drama), Switzerland / Romania (2005)
• GOPO price for best pictures
• UCIN price for best pictures
• Don Quijote Prize, Tromso, Tromso TIFF, 2006
• Premio Nuovi Sguardi, Milano, Milano Sguardi altrove, 2006
• Prix du Jury Lycéen, Annonay, Festival du 1er film, 2006
• Prix du Public, Annonay, Festival du 1er film, 2006
• FIPRECSCI International Critic Prize, Genève, Cinéma Tout Écran, 2005
• Prix de meilleur film, Bordeaux, Cinéma féminin, 2005
• Reflet d’Or pour le meilleur film, Genève, Cinéma Tout Écran, 2005
• Special Award of the Jury, Mannheim-Heidelberg, Filmfestival, 2005
• Spezialpreis der Jury, Cottbus, Cottbus Film Festival, 2005

Trafic (short), Romania (2004)
• Golden Palm (Palme d’Or), Cannes 2004

12:08 East of Bucharest (comedy/drama), Romania (2006)
• CAMERA D’OR, Cannes, France (16-27 mai 2006),
• EUROPE CINEMA LABEL, Cannes, France (16-27 mai 2006),
• TRANSILVANIA TROPHY FOR BEST FILM IN COMPETITION, Cluj, Romania
• AUDIENCE AWARD, Cluj, Romania
• ROMANIAN DAYS AWARD, Cluj, Romania (2-11 Iunie 2006),
• GOBBO D’ORO, Bobbio, Italy (16-30 Iulie 2006)
• AUDIENCE AWARD, Eurasia IFF, Antalya, Turky (16-23 Septembrie 2006)
• GOLDEN SWAN: Best Film, Copenhagen, Denmark (21Septembrie-1 Octombrie 2006),
• GOLDEN SWAN: Best Script, Copenhagen Denmark (21Septembrie-1 Octombrie 2006),
• BEST FILM, Siena, Italy (23 Septembrie -1Octombrie 2006)
• BEST ACTORS (for the three main characters), Siena, Italy (23 Septembrie -1Octombrie 2006)
• AUDIENCE AWARD, Siena, Italy (23 Septembrie -1Octombrie 2006)
• BEST ACTORS (For the three main characters), Cinessonne, France (6-21 Octombrie 2006)
• JURY AWARD, Cinessonne, France(6-21 Octombrie 2006)
• STUDENTS JURY AWARD, Cinessonne, France(6-21 Octombrie 2006)
• PRIX EMERGENCES (Best first or second feature), Cinessonne France (6-21 Octombrie 2006)
• JURY AWARD SPECIAL MENTION, Zagreb, Croatia (16-21 Octombrie 2006)
• JURY AWARD, Bangkok, Thailand (11-23 Octombrie 2006)
• GRAND PRIX, Kiev, Ucraina (21-29 Octombrie 2006),
• SPECIAL PRIZE FOR AN OUTSTANDING ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTION, Cottbus, Germany (14-18 noiembrie 2006)
• BALKAN SURVEY, Thessaloniki, Greece, (17-26 noiembrie 2006)
EXPERIENCE:
2007
Director of Photography

WEEKEND CU MAMA
Produced by MEDIA PRO PICTURES
Directed by STERE GULEA
Director of Photography

THE BOX LESSON

Produced by STRADA FILM
Directed by ALEXANDRU MAVRODINEANU

2006
Director of Photography

THE REST IS SILENCE

Produced by DOMINO FILM
Directed by NAE CARANFIL
Director of Photography

THE TUBE WITH A HAT

Produced by HI FILM
Directed by RADU JUDE

2005
Director of Photography

THE WAY I SPENT THE END OF THE WORLD

Produced by STRADA FILM/LES FILMS PELLEAS
Directed by CATALIN MITULESCU

Director of Photography

12:08 EAST OF BUCHAREST

Produced by 42 KM FILM
Directed by CORNELIU PORUMBOIU
2004
Director of Photography

RYNA

Produced by PACIFIC FILMS SARL/STRADA FILM/NAVARRO FILMS SA/TELEVISION SUISSE ROMANDE/ELEFANT FILMS
Directed by RUXANDRA ZENIDE

2003
Director of Photography

THE LIVIU’S DREAM

Produced by M.D.V. FILM
Directed by CORNELIU PORUMBOIU
Director of Photography

TRAFFIC

Produced by LEFT PICTURES
Directed by CATALIN MITULESCU
Director of Photography

WILD EAST

Produced by UNATC/UNESCO
Directed by IULIANA CONSTANTINESCU

2002
Director of Photography

BETWEEN SKY AND EARTH

Produced by UNATC
Directed by MITKO SERAFIMOSKI

2001
Director of Photography

17 MINUTES LATE

Produced by UNATC
Directed by CATALIN MITULESCU
Director of Photography

BUCHAREST-WIEN 8.15

Produced by UNATC
Directed by CATALIN MITULESCU

Commercials

Produced by Multimedia Est, Libra Film, Reload, Tandem Film, Saga

Brands
Petrom, Romextera Bank, Unicredit etc.

Documentaries

Mihail Sebastian, Neagu Djuvara

Music videos

B.U.G. Mafia, Parazitii, Anna Lesko, Vita de Vie, D.J. Project, D.J. Raoul etc.