A guide to the New East

Anna Ida Orosz

Anna Ida Orosz (b. 1986, Budapest) majored in cinema history at the Budapest Eötvös Lóránd University (ELTE). Currently she is a PhD candidate of ELTE Institute of Art Theory and Media Studies. Her thesis focuses on Hungarian animated documentaries made in the 1970s and 1980s. She has worked as the animation specialist of the Hungarian Film Archive since 2012; she also is a lecturer of animation history at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest. She has been publishing in various film journals, and has been in the organizing committee of the Kecskemét Animation Film Festival since 2009. She is the co-founder and curator of PRIMANIMA World Festival of First Animations Hungary.