The CINEIMPACT academic platform includes experts crisscrossing filmmaking, social sciences, and visual arts:

Ger Duijzings –  anthropologist and experimental documentary filmmaker, former director of the UCL Urban Laboratory-University College London, Prof. Dr. at the University of Regensburg, East European Anthropology doctoral coordinator

Ionuţ Piţurescu – film director and producer, winner of Quinzaine des Realisateurs Award at 63rd Cannes Film Festival, invited by Cinefondation Atelier at 69th Cannes Film Festival, Dr. in Sociology and Visual Anthropology, coordinator of the Center for Innovation, Development and Film Production

Vintilă Mihăilescu – anthropologist and member of prestigious film festivals juries, head of the Department of Sociology SNSPA, doctoral school coordinator, author of “Anthropology. Five Introductions”

Cristian Robert Velescu – writer and Visual Arts expert, Prof. Dr. University of Fine Arts,  author of the study “Avantgarde and Modernity”

The courses cycles involve Master-Classes sustained by tutors such as:

Thomas Ciulei (director, producer, cinematographer, winner of numerous international awards)

Ada Solomon (producer of numerous award-winning films, Golden Bear – Berlinale IFF, Eurimages Award for Co-Production granted by the European Film Academy)

Corneliu Porumboiu (director, producer, creator of films awarded in the sections Un Certain Regard and Cinefondation at the Cannes Film Festival)

Alexandru Solomon (director, producer, director of the “One World” Film Festival, holder of many international awards)

Cinema & Visual Anthropology interweaving meta-narratives and immersive understandings of humanity  

Documentary Film rethinking poetics and politics of social, observational and author filmmaking 

Hybrid Film embroidering accumulation points of realities at the confluence of fiction and non-fiction

Art House Film in stances comprehensible by less restricted categories of public

Transmedia & Cross-Media as audience engaging formats

are some main directions of development in which we innovate for and with the students, researchers and practitioners that enjoy our programs