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The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu

  • Release Date: Sep 09, 2011
  • Runtime: 3 hr. 0 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Andrei Ujica


Nicolae Ceausescu was a Communist dictator who ruled Romania with a firm hand from early 1965 (when he rose to power following the death of Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej) to late 1989 (when he and his wife were executed following an armed revolt prompted by the shooting of demonstrators by government security forces). Ceausescu had a remarkable talent for self-promotion and manipulating the media; his willingness to sometimes run counter to Soviet policies (he famously defied Russian authority and abandoned...more

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