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Irina Marica
Senior News & Features Writer

Irina holds a BA in Journalism. Her hobbies include reading, dancing, photography and she is passionate about music (especially Icelandic music), writing and Japanese literature. In the past, she has worked as an editor for an indoor-circuit TV station and also collaborated with several newspapers. You can send her press releases or feedback on her articles by e-mailing [email protected]

Romanian animated short film selected at Sundance Film Festival

Telefonul/The Call, written and directed by Romanian Anca Damian, is one of the 15 animated short films selected for the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, the largest independent film festival in the United States.

The 2019 edition of the festival will take place between January 24 and February 3. A total of 73 short films will screen at the event from 33 countries and chosen from 9,443 submissions - 4,720 from the U.S. and 4,723 international.

Other animated short films selected for the 2019 edition of the Sundance Film Festival are Acid Rain (Poland; directed by Tomek Popakul), Albatross Soup (U.S.; directed by Winnie Cheung), Count Your Curses (Belgium; directed by Lorène Yavo), and Muteum (Estonia, Hong Kong; directed by Aggie Pak Yee Lee). The full list is available here.

In October, Romanian filmmaker Anca Damian won the Best Director award at this year’s Warsaw International Film Festival.

Irina Marica, [email protected]

(photo source: Facebook / Sundance Film Festival)

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Irina Marica
Senior News & Features Writer

Irina holds a BA in Journalism. Her hobbies include reading, dancing, photography and she is passionate about music (especially Icelandic music), writing and Japanese literature. In the past, she has worked as an editor for an indoor-circuit TV station and also collaborated with several newspapers. You can send her press releases or feedback on her articles by e-mailing [email protected]

Romanian animated short film selected at Sundance Film Festival

Telefonul/The Call, written and directed by Romanian Anca Damian, is one of the 15 animated short films selected for the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, the largest independent film festival in the United States.

The 2019 edition of the festival will take place between January 24 and February 3. A total of 73 short films will screen at the event from 33 countries and chosen from 9,443 submissions - 4,720 from the U.S. and 4,723 international.

Other animated short films selected for the 2019 edition of the Sundance Film Festival are Acid Rain (Poland; directed by Tomek Popakul), Albatross Soup (U.S.; directed by Winnie Cheung), Count Your Curses (Belgium; directed by Lorène Yavo), and Muteum (Estonia, Hong Kong; directed by Aggie Pak Yee Lee). The full list is available here.

In October, Romanian filmmaker Anca Damian won the Best Director award at this year’s Warsaw International Film Festival.

Irina Marica, [email protected]

(photo source: Facebook / Sundance Film Festival)

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