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About Transilvania

Transilvania is best known as the mysterious land of bloodthirsty vampires and howling wolves.
Transilvania is a historical region in the central part of Romania

TRANSILVANIA SHORTS is held at various location from Transilvania, such as Targu Mures, Sighisoara, Sibiu, Brasov, Cluj. Transilvania is a historical region in the central part of Romania. Bound on the east and south by its natural borders, the Carpathian mountain range, historical Transilvania extended eastward to the Apuseni Mountains. The term sometimes encompasses not only Transilvania proper, but also the historical regions of Crișana, Maramureș and the Romanian part of Banat. The region of Transilvania is known for the scenic beauty of its Carpathian landscape and its rich history. It also contains major Romanian cities such as Cluj-Napoca, Brașov and Sibiu. In the English-speaking world it has been commonly associated with vampires, chiefly due to the influence of Bram Stoker's famous novel Dracula as well as the many later film adaptations.

  • Dracula

    Dracula is an 1897 Gothic horror novel by Irish author Bram Stoker, inspired by Vlad the Impaler who was a three-time Voivode of Wallachia.

  • Dacian Fortresses

    Sarmizegetusa was the capital and the most important military, religious and political centre of the Dacians prior to the wars with the Roman Empire.

  • medieval cities

    Alba Iulia, Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu, Târgu Mureș and Sighișoara (UNESCO World Heritage Site and alleged birthplace of Vlad Dracula)

  • The Merry Cemetery

    It is famous for its colourful tombstones with naïve paintings describing, in an original and poetic manner, the persons who are buried there as well as scenes from their lives.

The Jury

We have the honor to present the jury of our short film festival.
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Bogdan Orcula

Member of the jury
Having over 6 years of experience, he is currently working at Studioset as a senior video editor. His work consists of both, commercial and non-commercial projects.
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Ștefan Crișan

Member of the jury
Music producer, sound designer, foley artist, Ștefan Crișan started his musical activity in 1995, before going to study Photo-Video at Cluj-Napoca Art University.
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Sorin Baican

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He is the co-founder of Studioset, a full-house production company based in Bucharest (http://studioset.tv/) known for its highly innovative cinematic and commercial projects.
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Bogdan Zelinschi

Member of the jury
Chemistry graduate at the University of Bucharest, has been working as an illustrator and motion designer since his college years in the early 2000s.
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Bogdan Jugureanu

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Bogdan’s background combines both theoretical and practical sides of filmmaking. He graduated from the University of Southampton with a bachelor degree in film studies, and has a master degree in documentary filmmaking from Brunel University of West London.
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Damian Groves

Member of the jury
Born in the UK Damian is now based in Bucharest and working as a director and creative head at Studioset. Specialised in animation and craft Damian’s portfolio of work includes award winning short films, commercials, fashion films, and music videos.
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Bogdan Filip

Member of the jury
Bogdan Filip is a Director Of Photography and Photographer, with more than 15 years experience as a DOP, lighting and shooting commercials, documentaries , television programmes and music videos for a variety of international brands and artists.

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