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. Most recently, #FOLLOWME, a documentary about a group of Iraqi women using social media to challenge norms and traditions, has been selected to screen as part of the 2020 BFI London Film Festival. Beyond Beauty aired on Channel 4's Random Acts and was nominated for best editing at Underwire Film Festival, while So They Say won a the Special Mention Award at Open City Documentary Festival and was showcased as part of the Selected X on Videoclub and Film London Artists' Moving Image Network. Raluca 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.
She 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 Edit Collective and BFI Network x BAFTA Crew