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Dana Ranga



Dana Ranga (born 1964 in Bucharest) is a Romanian writer and film director, currently living and working in Berlin.

Dana Ranga was born in 1964 in Bucharest. She is a Romanian writer and director.

Despite originally studying Medicine at the Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Dana moved to Berlin where she studies journalism, art history and film theory at the Free University Berlin.

Dana currently lives and works in Berlin as a producer, director, author and poet. Dana’s debut production East Side Story (1997) received an award at the Marseille Festival of Documentary Film in 1998.

East Side Story (78', France/Germany, 1997)
Story (87', Germany, 2003)
Cosmonaut Polyakov (110', Germany, 2007)
Oh, Adam (88', Germany, 2009)
I Am in Space (98', Germany, 2012)


I am in Space

I am in Space (Orig.) / 2012 / Germany / 98 min

Story (FID 2003) and Cosmonaut Polyakov (FID 2007) were the first two parts of a trilogy concluded by this new film.





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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