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Paul Negoescu


Born in 1984 in Bucharest, Paul Negoescu is a graduate of the Romania National Film School. He directed several short films that were awarded and selected in many international film festivals, including Cannes (Semaine de la Critique - 2012), Berlin (2008, 2009 and 2010), Karlovy Vary and Rotterdam.


Two of his short films were nominated at the European Film Academy Awards in 2009 and 2011.

His first feature film, A Month in Thailand, premiered at the Venice Film Festival (International Critics' Week) in 2012 and was awarded with the FIPRESCI prize at the Sofia International Film Festival and the prize for Best First Film at the Transilvania Film Festival.

Paul is as an assistant lecturer at his former film school, he is the founder of a film festival in Timisoara and a member of the European Film Academy.

Never Let it Go will be Paul’s second feature film.


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