Anca Damian

Director and producer

Anca Damian worked as a director, screenwriter and producer at Crulic – The Path to Beyond, which was a favourite of many festival selectors – in Locarno, Telluride, BFI London Film Festival, Annecy, Busan, New Directors/New Films in New York, among a total of 250 festivals.

The film won more than 35 international prizes, including the Cristal in Annecy. The Magic Mountain was selected in more than 60 festivals, such as Karlovy Vary, San Sebastian, Leipzig, Annecy, Busan, and won 11 international prizes, among which the Audentia Award in 2016 presented by Eurimages. Marona’s Fantastic Tale premiered in Annecy, followed by a long list of selections in festivals like Rotterdam IFF, Tokyo IFF, and a number of accolades, like the European Film Awards nomination, Grand Prize BIAF 2019, and the Special Jury prize at Animation is Film Los Angeles.


CEE Animation is supported by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and co-funded by state funds and foundations and professional organisations from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.

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