Filmmaker Adina Pintilie works on the boundary between fiction, reality and visual art. In the new Romanian cinema landscape, her body of work stands out for its highly individual visual style, its courage of cinematic experimentation and its uncompromising interest in the human psyche. Her first feature TOUCH ME NOT won the Golden Bear and the GFWW First Feature Award at Berlinale 2018, followed by an impressive festival circuit and being acquired for cinema distribution in more than 35 countries.
Her medium length Don't Get Me Wrong premiered in Locarno 2007 - Filmmakers of
the Present Competition, won the Golden Dove Award at Dok Leipzig and screened in over 50 international film festivals. Her medium length Oxygen premiered in Rotterdam Tiger Awards Shorts Competition 2010. Her short Diary #2 won the ZONTA Award at Oberhausen International Short FilmFestival 2013, while her previous short Sandpit #186 premiered in Locarno 2008.