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Thursday, 3 January 2013
Nicolaescu died earlier today at Elias Hospital. According APMR, Nicolaescu died at 8.20 A.M., following severe cardiac and pulmonary complications, which did not respond to intensive treatment applied. Sergiu F. Nicolaescu was a Romanian film director, actor and politician. Three of the most popular films of the Romanian director were The Dacians (Dacii - 1966), Michael the Brave (Mihai Viteazul - 1970) and Mircea (1989). Michael the Brave film was distributed worldwide by Colombia Pictures.
According to The Miami Herald, Nicolaescu made some 50 movies in his lifetime, and despite his career in politics, continued to direct films such as the ''Orient Express" in 2004.