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Adrian Sitaru

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After studying Film Directing in Bucharest, Adrian made the short film WAVES (2007), scriptwriter and director which won the Golden Leopard at the Locarno Film Festival as well as the prize for Best Short at the Sarajevo Film Festival, Namur, Dresden, Aspen and another 22 awards. Waves was also selected in the Official Competition of Sundance 2008.

 

Filmography
  • 2017 – The Fixer
    • Cleveland International Film Festival – Nominee Easter European Competition
    • Ghent International Film Festival – Nominee Best Feature
    • Gopo Awards, Romania – Nominee Best Directing
  • 2016 – Ilegitim
    • Berlin International Film Festival – Winner C.I.C.A.E Award
    • Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema – Nominee Best Film
    • Festival of European films in Paris – Grand Prix Winner
    • Odesa International Film Festival – Winner Best Film
  • 2014 Counterpart (short)
    • Chicago International Film Festival – Best Short
    • San Francisco International Film Festival – Nominee Best Short
  • 2014 Artã (short)
    • Venice International Film Festival – Nominee
    • Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival – Winner
  • 2012 – Domestic
    • Chicago International Film Festival – Audience Choice Award
  • 2012- Chefu’
    • Gopo Awards, Romania – Nominee Best Directing
    • Hamburg International Short Film Festival – Nominee Best Film
    •  IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival – Winner
    • Mar del Plata Film Festival – Nominee
  • 2011 – Din dragoste cu cele mai bune intentii
    • Locarno International Film Festival – Best Director
    • Chicago International Film Festival – Best International Feature
    • Cleveland International Film Festival – Best Central & Eastern European Film
    • Jameson CineFest – Miskolc International Film Festival – Winner Best Co-production
  • 2010 – Colivia
    • Berlin International Film Festival – DAAD Short Film Award
    • Warsaw International Film Festival – Winner Best Short
  • 2008 – Pescuit Sportiv
    • Bratislava International Film Festival – Gran Prix Nominee
    • Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema – Nominee Best Film
    • Venice International Film Festival – Nominee
    • Sarajevo Film Festival – Winner
    • Thessaloniki Film Festival – Winner Best Short
  • 2007 – Valuri
    • Locarno International Film Festival – Winner
    • Sundance Film Festival – Official Selection
    • Aspen Film Festival
      • Jury Award Winner
      • BAFTA Winner
    • Imago – International Young Film and Video Festival – Winner
    • Sarajevo Film Festival – Best Short