Miruna Lăzărescu

Anca is lead director on new Netflix orginal series We are the Wave, which will be released in November 2019. For the HBO original series Hackerville, she received the prestigious Grimme award. Anca's second feature film Happiness Sucks, was recently released on Amazon Prime.

Anca's documentaries One Day Today Will be Once (2009) and The Secret of Deva, have had international releases and travelled to festivals worldwide. 

Her graduation film Silent River (Apple Tac) had its premiere in the international competition of the Berlinale Shorts 2011 and was invited to 300 international festivals since then, winning more then 80 awards. 

Anca directed a block of episodes of Hanna S3 for Amazon Prime in 2021.




Writer David Farr
Amazon Studios for Amazon Prime

Netflix original series – released November 2019

Ratpack Film for Netflix for Netflix

Grimme Award 2019

Mobrafilm for HBO Europe and TNT Germany


Writer & Director & Editor 

  • Ana Ularu
  • Luminita Gheorghiu
  • Dan Condurache
  • Eikon Media GmbH

    Writer & Director 

    Part of a compilation of
    nine short films about Europe, cinema release in May 2019

    ZDF, Arte

    Opening film Hof International Filmfestival 2018

    Walker&Worm GmbH
  • Alexandru Margineanu
  • Razvan Enciu
  • Ovidiu Schumacher
  • Best First Feature, Best Ensemble Cast, Best DOP, Audience
    Award at Seefest Los Angeles 2017

    Best Narrative Feature Film CINEQUEST 2017 San José

    Art Cinema Award by the CICAE

    Best Music Award, Special Mention of the ONE-FUTURE-AWARD

    Filmallee, Strada Film, Mirage Film Studio
  • Toma Cuzin
  • Andi Vasluianu
  • Patricia Moga
  • Winner of over 80 awards in China, Canada, Morocco, France, Poland, Germany, Thailand, Ireland, Peru, Spain, Romania, Italy, Croatia, Portugal, Italy, Russia and Finland

    Filmallee and Strada Film

    Best short documentary, Syracuse Film Festival, New York

    Nominated for the Best German Shortfilm, Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen

    Kloos & Co. Medien GmbH
  • Salma Bdier
  • Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF)
  • Dana Banc
  • Raluca Haidu
  • Malina Savoie
  • Best Emerging German Film 2007, Potsdam, Germany

    Grand Prix of the Jury, Cronograf Moldawia 2008

    Audience Award 2008, Trieste, Italy

    Special Mention, Planete Doc Review Warschau 2008

    twinpix Filmproduktion