About

BIO

Adrian Silișteanu graduated Cinematography in Bucharest and also studied Digital Cinematography at National Audiovisual Institute in Paris, becoming an early adopter of digital technology. Very experienced with all range of cameras but also with various types of film stocks, he has built an impressive slate of films and TV dramas in the last ten years. Hard worker and hugely passionate about storytelling, he always tries to balance the technical aspects with the artistic researches, aiming to unveil the core of surrounding reality through the lens of his camera.

AWARDS

Gopo Nomination for Best Cinematography in 2018 (The Fixer)

Gopo Nomination for Best Cinematography in 2014 (Domestic)

Romanian Filmmakers Union Award for Best Cinematography in 2014 (Domestic)

Gopo Award for Best Cinematography in 2013 (Somewhere in Palilula)

Romanian Filmmakers Union Award for Best Cinematography in 2013 (Somewhere in Palilula)

Best Cinematography Award at Aspen FF in 2008 (Waves)

FEATURE FILMS & TELEVISION

FILM

DIRECTOR

PRODUCER

DITTATURA | Last Minute

feature film

Antonio Pisu

Maurizio Paganelli, Paolo Rossi
Genoma Films

MIAMI BICI

feature film

Jesús del Cerro

Codin Maticiuc, Matei Dima, Jesús del Cerro
Watch Me Productions, Studio Indie Productions

5 MINUTES TOO LATE | 5 Minute

feature film

Dan Chișu

Anamaria Antoci
Domestic Film

VLAD | Season 1, 2, 3

TV drama

Jesús del Cerro, Radu Potcoavă, Peter Kerek, Alex Fotea, Igor Cobileanski, Camelia Popa

Jesús del Cerro, Mihail Menkadjiev, Michael Bütow, Denise Neustadt

Media Pro Pictures / PRO TV

A DECENT MANUn om la locul lui

feature film

Hadrian Marcu

Anamaria Antoci, Adrian Silișteanu
4 Proof Film

RASHID AND RAJAB
feature film

Mohammed Saeed Harib

Ben Ross
Image Nation Abu Dhabi

ON BORROWED TIMEShebab Sheyab

feature film

Yasir AlYasiri

Ben Ross
Image Nation Abu Dhabi

THE WORTHY
feature film

Ali Mostafa

Ben Ross
Image Nation Abu Dhabi

THE FIXERFixeur

feature film

Adrian Sitaru

Anamaria Antoci, Adrian Silișteanu
4 Proof Film & Petit Films

ILLEGITIMATEIlegitim

feature film

Adrian Sitaru

Anamaria Antoci
Domestic Film, Filmprodukja & Damned Film

PREGNANT IN ROMANIA | Sunt însărcinată în Romania
documentary film

Jesús del Cerro

Jesús del Cerro
Studio Indie Productions

LIVE
feature film

Vlad Păunescu

Bogdan Moncea
Castel Film

IN TREATMENT | Season 2 | În derivă

TV drama

Constantin Popescu

Aurelian Nica
HBO Romania & Film Factor

2 + 2
feature film

Thomas Ciulei

Thomas Ciulei
Europolis Films

DOMESTIC
feature film

Adrian Sitaru

Monica Lăzurean-Gorgan
4 Proof Film & Unafilm

BEST INTENTIONSDin dragoste cu cele mai bune intenții
feature film

Adrian Sitaru

Ada Solomon
Hi Film Productions & Cor Leonis Films

IN TREATMENT | Season 1 | În derivă

TV drama

Titus Muntean
Adrian Sitaru

Aurelian Nica
HBO Romania & Film Factor

SOMEWHERE IN PALILULAUndeva la Palilula

feature film

Silviu Purcărete

Tudor Giurgiu
Libra Film

HO-HO-HO
feature film

Jesús del Cerro

Alma Sârbu
Media Pro Pictures & PRO TV

CONTRATIMP | PART II
TV movie

Jesús del Cerro

Andrei Boncea
Media Pro Pictures & PRO TV

CONTRATIMP
TV movie

Jesús del Cerro

Andrei Boncea
Media Pro Pictures & PRO TV

UN PASO ADELANTE | Cu un pas înainte

TV drama

Alexandru Berceanu

Andrei Boncea
Media Pro Pictures & PRO TV

HOOKEDPescuit Sportiv

feature film

Adrian Sitaru

Marie-Pierre Macia
4 Proof Film & MPM Films

TEARS IN LOVE | Lacrimi de iubire – filmul

feature film

Iura Luncașu

Andrei Boncea
Media Pro Pictures & PRO TV

SELECTED SHORT FILMS

FILM

DIRECTOR

PRODUCER

THE FINAL AUDITION | Audiție finală

short film

Adrian Sitaru

Adela Vrinceanu Celebidachi, Cristina Dobritoiu, Giulia Nahmany

Atic Pictures

THE AFGHANISTANS | Afganistanii

short film

Adrian Silișteanu

Anamaria Antoci

Domestic Film

FLUNKED | Corijent
short film

George ve Gänæaard

Irena Isbășescu, Adrian Silișteanu

Domestic Film

LAPSUS
short film

Ana Mărgineanu

Nicolae Mărgineanu
Ager Film

MORSKI BRIZ
short film

Cecilia Ștefănescu

Bogdan Crăciun
Libra Film

WRITTEN / UNWRITTENScris / Nescris

short film
European Film Awards Nomination for Best Short

Adrian Silișteanu

Anamaria Antoci
4 Proof Film

WHY WE ARE HERE | De ce suntem aici

short film

Hadrian Marcu

Anamaria Antoci, Adrian Silișteanu
Domestic Film

FERDINAND 13
short film

Cecilia Ștefănescu

Tudor Giurgiu
Libra Film

ARTArtă

short film

Venice Film Festival – Orizzonti

Adrian Sitaru

Anamaria Antoci
4 Proof Film

EXCURSIONExcursie

short film

Adrian Sitaru

Adrian Titieni
4 Proof Film

THE DITCHȘanțul

short film

Adrian Silișteanu

Adrian Silișteanu
4 Proof Film

IN GODFATHER’S MOVIE | În film la nașu’

short film

Cristina Iacob

Alma Sârbu
Zazu Film

ANOTHER CHRISTMASUn alt Crăciun

short film

Tudor Giurgiu

Bogdan Crăciun
Libra Film

SUPERMAN, SPIDERMAN AND BATMAN
short film
European Film Award for Best Short Film

Tudor Giurgiu

Bogdan Crăciun
Libra Film

PARTY HOUSE | Chefu’

short film

Adrian Sitaru

Monica Lăzurean Gorgan
4 Proof Film

STOPOVER
short film

Ioana Uricariu

Cristian Mungiu
Mobra Film

MR. DAVID | Domnul David

short film

Hadrian Marcu

Dragoș Vâlcu
Multimedia Est

LORD
short film

Adrian Sitaru

Ada Solomon
Hi Film Productions

THE CAGEColivia

short film
DAAD Award at Berlinale in 2009

Adrian Sitaru

Monica Lăzurean Gorgan
4 Proof Film

ON THE CRANE | Pe macara

short film

Gabriel Sârbu

Florentina Onea
Mobra Film

THURSDAY | Joi

short film

Hadrian Marcu

Hadrian Marcu

WAVES | Valuri

short film
Best Cinematography Award at Aspen Film Festival in 2008
Golden Leopard at Locarno FF in 2007

Adrian Sitaru

Virginia Constantinescu
Audio Design Digital Art

SELECTED COMMERCIALS

COMMERCIAL

DIRECTOR

PRODUCER

MARFIN BANK

Tudor Giurgiu

Mitra Film

MOTOTOL

Adrian Sitaru

Propaganda

DONA

Adrian Sitaru

Film Factor

PRO TV ID

Andi Popescu

Media Pro Magic

ASSYSTEM

Adrian Silișteanu

Avva Film

NEUMARKT

Florin Șerban

Mitra Film

VODAFONE

Florin Șerban

Mitra Film

ALFREDO FOODS

Bogdan Lazăr

Digital Spirit

VOGUE

Bogdan Lazăr

Golem Studio

SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Edurado Vasquez

Saga Film

LA FANTANA

Hadrian Marcu

Tandem Film

KISS FM

Hadrian Marcu

Tandem Film

RAIFFEISEN BANK

Monica Lăzurean

Trilogy Film