Dana Ranga (Germany)

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

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