Initiator, founder and director of ASTRA FILM FESTIVAL. Filmaker, photographer, and director of the ASTRA FILM Studio, which he founded in 1991, and the president of the Astra Film Fondation. Author of several award-winning documentary films. Holds a PhD in visual anthropology, author of books and articles based on his research work in Transylvania.
Is director of program, she has worked with ASTRA FILM FESTIVAL since 1998 member of the selection committee and organizer of special programs and workshops. Assistant and producer for a number of documentary film. Member of Jury at several documentary film festivals (DocumentaMadrid, Dialektus Budapest). Studied cultural anthropology and film studies at Eötvös Loránt University, Budapest, at London School of Economics, and at Australian National University, Canberra.
ADINA MARIN (VĂRGATU)
Has worked with Astra Film Festival since the thrid edition of the Festival, in selection / programming, fundraising, production, catalogue editor. Worked as assistant director, asistant producer and producer for several documentary film projects developed by Astra Film. She is one of the programmers for Astra Film Cinematheque.