- official selection
Crulic - The Path to Beyond
he animated documentary feature-length “Crulic – The Path to Beyond” tells the story of the life of Crulic, the 33 years old Romanian who died in a Polish prison while on hunger strike. The acclaimed Romanian actor, Vlad Ivanov, narrates Crulic’s ironic voice over from beyond the grave. The story is
Anca Damian studied at the Academy of Theatre and Film Arts where she obtained a diploma in cinematography.
In 2008 she made her first long feature film as a director, screenwriter and co-producer. ‘Crossing Dates’ (Intalniri Incrucisate), was selected at Pusan, Chicago, Goa, Cottbus, Goteborg and Rome.
Before this, Anca worked as a director, screenwriter and producer for several documentaries on art, most of them selected at important festivals (Paris, Montreal, Montecatini, Szolnok). Some of these films obtained national and international prizes.
Anca also worked as director of photography of two feature films and is a Professor (with doctor’s degree) at the National University of Cinematographic and Theatrical Art.