Ruxandra Ghitescu

Ruxandra Ghitescu

Ruxandra Ghițescu is a Romanian visual artist, screenwriter and filmmaker. She graduated from the Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design in Germany. Currently, Ruxandra works as a director of films and commercials and as a scriptwriter. Her feature debut Otto the Barbarian, a Romanian-Belgian co-production, received support as part of several workshops for promising projects in development (Berlinale Script Station 2016, CineLink Sarajevo 2016 and L´Atelier de Cinefondation 2017). It won the Macedonian Film Institute Prize and the CineLink Work in Progress 2019 Award. The film premiered at 2020 Sarajevo Film Festival.