Cristian Matei was born in Craiova, Dolj county in 1956. In 1993 he earned his PhD in in history and cultural anthropology from Bucharest University. A former Professor and consultatnt for the Discovery Channel, he is currently a Diplomat in the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. His many publications include more than 80 scientific papers, numerous articles and three books: Archaeology. Technique and Method; The Ancient History of Romania; Capidava and the Danube: The Ancient port installation. He was the Scientific consultant and author of the script for "Capidava" which has been presented at the International Festivals of Archaeological Documentary Films in Algeria and Italy.
Festivals: 2005 (spring)