Prof.Univ.Dr Doru Nițescu
Department Director / Film and TV Directing, Film Production, National University of Theatre and Film “I.L. Caragiale” / Film Faculty
Doru Nițescu was born in 1978 in Câmpulung. In 2000 he graduated the Film Directing Department from UNATC Bucharest. Since then he is also teaching film directing. He worked for several Romanian films as 1st and 2nd AD, including Lucian Pintilie’s “Niki and Flo”.
In 2008 he got his PhD diploma with a thesis about Federico Fellini. He was Vice-Dean of the Film Faculty, Vice-Rector of UNATC, President of UNATC Senate and now is the Head of the Film Directing and Producing Department.
His short films were selected in several festivals: Munchen, New York, Karlovy Vary, Bologna.
His first feature film, “Carmen”, was selected in festivals like: Sarajevo, Göteborg, Beijing, Gwangju. “Carmen” had four nominees at Gopo Awards and five nominees at the UCIN Awards, wining four out of five: best debut film, best actress in a leading role, best original music, best editing.
He is the president of the SEECS association (South-East European Cinema Schools) and the director of the CineMAiubit International Student Film Festival.