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Elvira Lupsa

Photo courtesy Gala Gopo

Elvira Lupșa joined Film ETC. since its launch in 2012. She is the development associate and community manager of the Romanian Film Initiative.  She is also the associate producer of MAKING WAVES: New Romanian Cinema. She conceived the first successful crowd-funding campaign for a major Romanian project: MAKING WAVES 2012: the Romanian Film Festival at Lincoln Center, which was entirely privately funded. She also coordinated the second successful fundraising effort in 2013 that included a Kickstarter campaign and a live auction gala.
She developed and designed the FilmETC.org website, and she is also supervising the different online platforms of RFI & Film ETC.: facebook, youtube etc.
She lived and studied in France and then obtained her bachelor of art history, philosophy and film in New York. She moved to Romania recently.