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    Ileana Stanculescu was born in 1976 in Bucharest, Romania, where she grew up. After graduating from the University of Paris X in France, Ileana Stanculescu studied in the script and film-dramaturgy department of the film academy “Konrad Wolf” in Potsdam-Babelsberg.
    During her studies she directed short films and wrote several scenarios. From 2002 to 2004 Ileana Stanculescu worked as a script consultant in the script department of the film academy and in 2003 also in the Berlin based production company “Silbersee Film”.
    In 2004 she graduated with the documentary: “Podul peste Tisa”, which won, among other prizes, the “First Appearance Award” at the International Documentary Festival in Amsterdam. It was selected by several major festivals (Moscow Film Festival, Thessaloniki, Sarajevo Film Festival, Silverdocs, etc.) and broadcast on YLE (Finland) and on FOX International.

    Later on she directed the documentary “Satul sosetelor” and produced “Akhmeteli 4” (by Artchil Khetagouri).
    “Satul sosetelor” received the Promotional Prize for Joint Film Productions of the Robert-Bosch-Stiftung. In 2006 it was nominated for the “Joris Ivens Award” in Amsterdam and won the British Council Award for the Best Romanian Documentary. In 2007 Ileana participated in the Nipkow Program (Berlin) with one of her latest projects, “Noosfera
    of her latest projects, “Noosfera”.

    Romania

    Artchil Khetagouri

    Artchil Khetagouri grew up in Tbilisi, close to the film studio, where his father worked. Since an early age he could observe famous Georgian directors shooting movies and he got passionate about their profession. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, the studio which used to be full of people, got suddenly empty. In Georgia started a civil war and Artchil left his country.

    He studied in Amsterdam at the Film and Television Academy, where he directed several short films and a documentary, “Shining Shoes”, broadcast on YLE (Finland).
    His graduation short fiction, “Heritage”, premiered at the Rotterdam Film Festival and was awarded at several international festivals. It was released in the cinema in the Netherlands and broadcast on the Dutch public channels IKON TV and Kunstkanaal.

    Afterwards Artchil gave a film directing workshop at the Aarhus University (Denmark).
    In 2006 he went back to Tbilisi and made a feature documentary about his former neighbors. The film “Akhmeteli 4” was awarded the “Prix Regards Neufs” at the Visions du Réel 2007 Film festival in Nyon and the First Prize at the Rhodes Film Festival. Artchil works since 2007 on two new projects in Romania.

    Romania

    Ileana Stanculescu

    Ileana Stanculescu was born in 1976 in Bucharest, Romania, where she grew up. After graduating from the University of Paris X in France, Ileana Stanculescu studied in the script and film-dramaturgy department of the film academy “Konrad Wolf” in Potsdam-Babelsberg.
    During her studies she directed short films and wrote several scenarios. From 2002 to 2004 Ileana Stanculescu worked as a script consultant in the script department of the film academy and in 2003 also in the Berlin based production company “Silbersee Film”.
    In 2004 she graduated with the documentary: “Podul peste Tisa”, which won, among other prizes, the “First Appearance Award” at the International Documentary Festival in Amsterdam. It was selected by several major festivals (Moscow Film Festival, Thessaloniki, Sarajevo Film Festival, Silverdocs, etc.) and broadcast on YLE (Finland) and on FOX International.

    Later on she directed the documentary “Satul sosetelor” and produced “Akhmeteli 4” (by Artchil Khetagouri).
    “Satul sosetelor” received the Promotional Prize for Joint Film Productions of the Robert-Bosch-Stiftung. In 2006 it was nominated for the “Joris Ivens Award” in Amsterdam and won the British Council Award for the Best Romanian Documentary. In 2007 Ileana participated in the Nipkow Program (Berlin) with one of her latest projects, “Noosfera”.

    Udayan Prasad

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    BAFTA nominated, director of “My Son the Fanatic”, “The Yellow Hankerchief” and ”Opa!”, 5th edition ScripTeast creative advisor, UK

    Tom Abrams

    “ScripTeast’s top-notch team of professional advisors, each year’s talented group of participants, and venues in Poland, Germany and France continue to make it the very best development workshop in the world today.”

    ScripTeast Head of Studies, Associate Professor – Screenwriting and Production at School of Cinematic Arts, USC, screenwriter and director, author of the script for the Oscar-nominated film “Shoeshine”, USA

    Scott Alexander

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    Golden Globe awarded author of “The People vs. Larry Flynt” and “Ed Wood” with two Oscars, 5th edition ScripTeast creative advisor, USA