Razvan Radulescu is a Romanian novelist, screenwriter, script consultant, script editor, teacher, trainer and director.
He gave his literary debut in a group anthology entitled "Family Portrait [Tablou de familie]", published in 1995. Radulescu's first novel "The Life and Deeds of Elijah Cazane [Viata si faptele lui Ilie Cazane]", published in 1997, won the Romanian Writers' Union prize for best debut novel. His second novel "Theodosius the Small [Teodosie cel Mic]", published in 2006, received the EU Prize for Literature in 2010.
Between 2005 and 2012, he was a frequent guest teacher at the 'Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung' (HfG) in Karlsruhe, Germany, the 'École Supérieure des Arts Visuels' (ESAV) in Marrakesh, Morocco. Between 2012 and 2014 he was a tutor and trainer at the TorinoFilmLab in Turin, Italy.
Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 17th Sarajevo International Film Festival in 2011.
He studied Philology at the University of Bucharest and Opera Directing at the Music Academy of Bucharest, Romania.
Member of the 'Luigi De Laurentiis' jury at the 71st Venice International Film Festival in 2014.
Lives in Bucharest (Romania) and Berlin (Germany).
He is in a relationship with Dutch filmmaker Melissa de Raaf and they have one daughter, Eliza. The couple both wrote and directed together their debut feature film First of All, Felicia (2009).