Film Directing One Week Intensive
Lavinia is an award-winning filmmaker, director, writer and producer.
She is also a scriptwriter and has worked on scripts for Indie films,
TV series and theatre plays. With a background in classical music, she
holds a BA from the National University of Theatre and Film in Bucharest
and an MA in Performance art from Goldsmiths University.
Her directorial debut, ‘Memento Amare,’ the story of a Romanian
construction worker separated from his family and living in
Brexit-Britain, has won her a few international awards and received
great critical reviews.
Lavinia’s recent Drama, ‘Acceptable Damage,’ opened to a sold-out
audience and can be watched on SKY and Amazon Prime. The film won
multiple awards including semifinalist at the Glasgow International Film
Festival and Los Angeles CineFest, and brought Lavinia her first two
nominations as Best Director at the Idyllwild Indie Film Festival in the
Her classes are inspiring, immersive, creative and completely practical.