Caragiale Academy of Theatrical Arts and Cinematography
The Caragiale Academy of Theatrical Arts and Cinematography, also known as the National University of Drama and Film “I.L. Caragiale”, is a prestigious institution of higher education in Bucharest, Romania. It was founded in 1933 and is named after the renowned Romanian playwright, Ion Luca Caragiale. The academy offers undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate programs in the fields of theatre, film, and television, covering a wide range of disciplines such as acting, directing, screenwriting, film studies, and more.
The academy’s faculty is composed of experienced professionals in the field, many of whom are active in the Romanian and international film and theatre industries. The curriculum is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in the theoretical and practical aspects of the arts, while also encouraging creativity and experimentation. Students have access to state-of-the-art facilities, including multiple performance spaces, film and television studios, and editing suites.
Graduates of the Caragiale Academy of Theatrical Arts and Cinematography have gone on to successful careers in film, television, and theatre, both in Romania and internationally. The academy has a strong tradition of excellence in the arts and is considered one of the premier institutions of its kind in Romania and the region.