Festival international du film d'animation d'Annecy - 2019
Les Sommets du cinéma d'animation de Montréal - 2019
International Film Festival Rotterdam - 2020
Ottawa International Animation Festival - 2019
Victim of an accident, a small female dog remembers her different masters she has unconditionally loved. With her unfailing empathy, Marona has brought lightness and innocence in each of the homes she has lived in.
Anca Damian studied at the Academy of Theatre and Film Arts in Bucharest where she majored in cinematography and later obtained a Doctor's degree in Film. She has worked as the director of photography for two feature films and many other documentary films.
Her first feature film as a director, Crossing dates (2008), participated in numerous film festival competitions such as Pusan Film Festival, Chicago, Goteborg, Cottbus, Goa and Rome. Her second feature as a director, screenwriter and producer, Crulic - The Path to Beyond (2011), was selected at Locarno, BFI London, Annecy, totaling more that 150 festival selections. The movie also received the Cristal Award in Annecy, and more than 35 prizes at other notable film festivals. Her third feature as a director, screenwriter and producer, A Very Unsettled Summer/O vara foarte instabila (2013), a Romanian-Czech-Swedish-UK coproduction, received three prizes from at the Romanian Filmmakers' Union annual Awards and was screened in Warsaw IFF, Goteborg IFF, Febiofest (Prague), East End Film Festival (London).
L'extraordinaire voyage de Marona
France, Belgium, Romania
Dan Panaitescu, Hefang Wei, Mathieu Labaye, Chloé Roux, Claudia Ilea
Anca Damian, Ron Dyens
Lizzie Brochère, Bruno Salomone, Thierry Hancisse, Nathalie Boutefeu, Shyrelle Mai Yvart