Film & video editor based in London
Raluca's work ranges across fiction, documentary, music videos and commercials, her short films having been selected at festivals worldwide. Beyond Beauty, an experimental documentary she edited, aired on Channel 4's Random Acts and was nominated for best editing at Underwire Film Festival, while So They Say, a documentary about racial violence in Newham, has recently been showcased as part of the Selected X on Videoclub and Film London Artists' Moving Image Network, celebrating innovative emerging talent in artists’ moving image. She aims to bring sensitivity and curiosity to the material she is editing, while she also enjoys being creative with form to tell stories in unexpected ways.
Raluca started out by learning the craft as an assistant editor on features, TV drama and documentaries, building up solid experience in workflows and offline project organization. Credits include His Dark Materials (BBC/HBO), Dolittle (Universal), Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri (Fox Searchlight), Goodbye Christopher Robin (Fox Searchlight) and Broadchurch series 3 (ITV), among others. Assisting inspiring editors has given her invaluable insight into structuring stories, pacing and conveying emotion through editing.
Raluca is working towards her MA in Editing at the National Film & Television School and has a BA in History and Politics from Oxford University. She has a musical background, meaning that she looks out for rhythm and timing when editing.
She was born in Bucharest, Romania and moved to the UK at a young age.
Part of BFI Network x BAFTA Crew