Dana Duma

Film Critic, Romania

Dana Duma is a film critic based in Bucharest, who publishes in Romanian journals and daily newspapers Contemporanul, Caiete critice, Cotidianul. The author of several books, such as Self-portraits of Cinema, Gopo, Woody Allen, a Jester and a Philosopher, Benjamin Fondane cineaste, she is the editor in chief of the magazines Film and Close up and a PhD professor at the National University of Theatre and Cinema.

Life Density

in 58th Valladolid International Film Festival

It seems film critics are never bored by realism, es... read more

Post-Apocalypse Now

in 68th Venice Film Festival

For most of us critics who seek out innovative works... read more

Turtles Know Something About Grief By Dana Duma

in 19th Toulouse Rencontres des Cinémas d'Amérique Latine

Though Turtle Family (Familia Tortuga) did not win t... read more

"Dreams and Desires – Family Ties" Women in Power By Dana Duma

in 30th Annecy International Animated Film Festival

Annecy 2006 was a women's edition. Am I blushing whi... read more

A Funny Thing Happened in the Mountains

in 61st Locarno International Film Festival

Self-Reflexive Stories: On Video Surveillance

in 66th Berlin International Film Festival

The 66th edition of the Berlinale started with the n... read more