Film Critic, Romania
Irina Trocan is a Romanian freelance writer and short film programmer for the NexT Film Festival in Bucharest, as well as the coordinator of the online media & culture magazine Acoperisul de Sticla. She has written in Romanian and English for several publications: Film Menu, Dilema Veche, Istoria Filmului, SUB25, Movie Mezzanine, Fandor, Photogénie. At the 2015 edition of Semaine de la Critique in Cannes, she was in the editorial team, contributing to RelaxNews and 20minutes. Since 2015, she is working on a PhD thesis on video essays at the National University of Film and Drama in Bucharest (UNATC), where she also works as a teaching assistant in the Film Studies department.