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Lee Dae-hee

Born in 1977. Dae-hee Lee made short animation films The Paper Boy (2001) and We are the Punx (2003), while he studied animation in Sejong University. After he graduated, he entered the animation production company and worked for many various TV animations. He is currently running his own animation studio and finally completed his first feature animation called Padak, which premiered at the Jeonju International Film Festival 2012.

Films shown at FFF

Anca Damian

Anca Damian studied at the Academy of Theatre and Film Arts in Bucharest where she majored in cinematography and later obtained a Doctor's degree in Film. She has worked as the director of photography for two feature films and many other documentary films. Her first feature film as a director- Crossing dates (2008)- participated in numerous film festival competitions such as Pusan Film Festival, Chicago, Goteborg, Cottbus, Goa and Rome. Her second feature as a director, screenwriter and producer Crulic - The Path to Beyond (2011), was selected at Locarno, BFI London, Annecy, Warsaw, Copenhagen, Pusan, New Directors/New Films, totaling more that 150 festival selections. The movie also received the Cristal Award in Annecy, and more than 35 prizes at other notable film festivals. Her third feature as a director, screenwriter and producer A Very Unsettled Summer/O vara foarte instabila (2013), a Romanian-Czech-Swedish-UK coproduction, received three prizes from at the Romanian Filmmakers' Union annual Awards and was screened in Warsaw IFF, Goteborg IFF, Febiofest (Prague), East End Film Festival (London). The international cast included Jamie Sives, Ana Ularu and Kim Bodnia. "The Magic Mountain" a docu-drama animation is her 4th feature film.

 

Anca Damian

Nata in Romania nel 1962, Anca Damian studia all’Accademia di Teatro e Cinema dove si diploma come Direttore della Fotografia e si laurea in Cinema, Arti e Media. Il suo lavoro in qualità di Direttore della Fotografia per i due lungometraggi di Laurentiu Damian, Ramînerea (1991) e Drumul câinilor (1992), e numerosi documentari e cortometraggi, le valgono diversi premi nazionali. Lavora anche come regista, sceneggiatrice e produttrice per diversi documentari pluripremiati. Nel 2008, produce, dirige e sceneggia il suo primo lungometraggio Intalniri incrucisate, una produzione rumena-finlandese che viene selezionata da numerosi festival internazionali.

Films shown at FFF

Christian Desmares, Franck Ekinci

Christian Desmares began his career as animator in 1998, when he realized some short movies for Je Suis Bien Content, Bilbo Films, Xilam and DoncVoilà. Since 2001 he has also started making full-lenght film, as Corto Maltese, Lescars, Le Jour del corneills, A Monster in Paris. April and the Extraordinary World is his first film as a director.

Franck Ekinci, together with Marc Jousset, founded in 1996 the animation studio Je Suis Bien Content. He's filmmaker, director, and screenwriter for TF1, France 3, Disney, Arte and Canal Plus.