Trainers

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

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

Mihai Coman – writer and New Media expert, founder of the Faculty of Journalism and Communication, doctoral school coordinator, author of “Media Anthropology”

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

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”

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)

Peter Crawford (consultant, filmmaker, professor of Visual Anthropology – University of Aarhus, Freie Universitat Berlin, Australian National University)