Where Was The Father Who Moves Mountains Filmed? Netflix Cast and Filming Locations

Netflix’s The Father Who Moves Mountains is a Romanian action packed film written and directed by Daniel Sandu. The story follows a former intelligence officer who launches a rescue operation to locate his missing son that get lost in the mountains of Central Romania. He also get to know that his girlfriend and former wife are vanished at the same mountains in recent winters. Then, he decides to investigate the scene by himself. The locations look charming and attractive and the mountains look magnificent, let’s find out where was the movie filmed?

The Father Who Moves Mountains Filming Locations

The Father Who Moves Mountains was shot in the location of Bucegi Mountains, Romania for three winters. A section of Southern Carpathian Mountains has also featured in the shooting location by the cast members. On the eastern side, Busteni and Sinaia are located in the Prahova valley where tourists can enjoy holidays.


Adrian Titieni as Mircea, a retired intelligence officer who finds out that his son has gone missing.

The Father Who Moves mountains cast

Other cast members include:

  • Elena Purea as Paula
  • Judith State as Alina
  • Virgil Aioanei as Laurentiuf
  • Radu Botar as Doru
  • Valeriu Andriuta as Christian Nistor
  • Tudor Smoleanu as Filip
  • Bogdan Nechifor as Lupu
  • Cristian Bota as Marian
  • Natalia Calin as Mama


The movie is based on true events that happened in 2009 and shows every aspect of desperation when a guy and a girl gone missing in the Bucegi mountains of Romania. It reminds us of Tolstoyan story telling and everything was totally unexpected, the film is full of surprises and rewards. You can’t imagine what will happen next until you have watched the complete movie. That movie truly shows what a caring father can do for his child. Kudos to the whole team of The Father Who Moves Mountains.

Lakshya Kaushik

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