Here's the thing: 

I'm Bogdan Stamatin,
occasional cultural manager, 
sometimes filmmaker,
definitely Romanian.


nov 2020 - manager at Muzeul Arta Lemnului (Wood Art Museum), Câmpulung Moldovenesc, Romania

2016 - 2021 - founder & festival director at Câmpulung Film Fest, Câmpulung Moldovenesc, Romania

2011 / present day - filmmaker

2005 / 2011 - photojournalist in Bucharest, Romania for Mediafax Foto, Newsin

2002 / 2005 - graphic and webdesigner in Bucharest, Romania 


TEDx Băneasa speakerOctober 2023

Honorary citizen of Câmpulung Moldovenesc, Romania, August 2020

Winner of the SCAM, Paris "Brouillon d'un rêve" grant together with Mélody Boulissière, 2019

Recipient of The international artist residency program at the Fontevraud Abbey, France together with Mélody Boulissière / NEF Animation, October 2018

Trainer for the Câmpuscurt - teenagers' documentary workshop, June 2017, 2018

Winner of the "Best Artist Website" at MTV Music Awards, Romania, 2003 for Romanian artist Gia
(it's true)


"...and ACTION! Museums in the climate change crisis", Network of European Museum Organisations, Lahti, Finland, November 2023

"iNTANGIBLE: Digitizing Intangible Cultural Heritage amidst the digital shift", Palatul Culturii, Iași, April 2023

"Develop Your Film Festival" workshop / Independent Cinema Office, New Horizons, Wroclaw, July 2019

"Innovation Day Lab" workshop / Europa Cinemas, TIFF, Cluj Napoca, June 2019

"Artă'n Casă" Cultural Management summer school / Asociația Contrasens, Timișoara, July 2018 - Cultural Management Certification

"Management of Cinema Venues" workshop / Transilvania Talent Lab, TIFF 2017, Cluj Napoca, June 2017

National Institute of Design, Film and Video Communication, exchange semester, Ahmedabad, India, Nov 2013 

The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design, Copenhagen, Denmark, MA in Production Design, 2012 – 2015

* University of Bucharest, Romania, BA in Journalism, 1999 - 2003

Big fan of:

South East Asia, Lawrence Durrell, Nicolas Bouvier,
Poni Hoax, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Henri Rousseau & spicy dal


Insta: @bogdanstamatin
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