FILE- In this May 15, 1996 file photo, Romanian director Lucian Pintilie, center, poses with actors Razvan Vasilescu, left, and Cecilia Barbora before the presentation of his movie "Too Late" at the 49th International Cannes Film Festival. Romanian director and filmmaker Lucian Pintilie who emigrated after falling out with the communists and then made a career in France and the U.S. has died, aged 84.
FILE- In this May 15, 1996 file photo, Romanian director Lucian Pintilie, center, poses with actors Razvan Vasilescu, left, and Cecilia Barbora before the presentation of his movie "Too Late" at the 49th International Cannes Film Festival. Romanian director and filmmaker Lucian Pintilie who emigrated after falling out with the communists and then made a career in France and the U.S. has died, aged 84. Remy de la Mauviniere, File AP Photo
FILE- In this May 15, 1996 file photo, Romanian director Lucian Pintilie, center, poses with actors Razvan Vasilescu, left, and Cecilia Barbora before the presentation of his movie "Too Late" at the 49th International Cannes Film Festival. Romanian director and filmmaker Lucian Pintilie who emigrated after falling out with the communists and then made a career in France and the U.S. has died, aged 84. Remy de la Mauviniere, File AP Photo

Romanian director Pintilie, who irked communists, dead at 84

May 17, 2018 10:28 AM