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Cristina Cretu

Clapper Loader / 2nd AC

Cristina has been working on features and TV since 2013 learning from some of the best technicians in the industry. She has regularly stepped up to Clapper Loader on projects started as a Trainee and has made the transition to loading in 2016.

Full UK Driving Licence & Car owner |Fluent French , Romanian & conversational Spanish | London & Manchester bases.

Feature Films

Production Director of Photography 1st AC / Focus Puller Additional Information
Johnny English 3 Second UnitPhilip BlaubachGraham Martyr2nd AC A Cam
DUMBO (MoCo Unit)Ben Davis (MoCo: Ashley Palin)Graham Martyr2nd AC
RED CUP / HAN SOLO MovieBradford Young ASC Jake Marcuson/Phil Smith/Julia Green/Tommy Holman2nd AC Dailies
PETERLOODick Pope BSCGraham Martyr2nd AC C CAM
THE FAVOURITE Pick UpsRobbie Ryan BSC ISCGraham Martyr2nd AC
RED CUP Camera TestsBradford Young ASCPhil Smith /Julia Green2nd AC
Mary MagdaleneGreig Fraser ASC ACSBoris Abaza2nd AC C Cam
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ReshootsGreig Fraser ASC ,ACSPhil Smith / Dermot Hickey2nd AC B Cam
Film Stars Don't Die In LiverpoolUla Pontikos BSCJonny Garwes / Tim Allen2nd AC Dailies
Rogue One: A Star Wars StoryGreig Fraser ASC ACSJake Marcuson/Derrick Peters/Henry Landgrebe2nd AC Dailies, Trainee Main Unit
Deep WaterEric GaultierJake MarcusonTrainee C Cam
Bastille DayTim Maurice-JonesJakes Marcuson/Phil Hardy/Chaz Lyon/Boris Abaza2nd AC Dailies, Trainee Main Unit
Hot PropertyMattias NybergJob Reineke/Ahmet Husseyin2nd AC Dailies
'71Tat RadcliffeTim Potter/Steven GardnerCamera Trainee
Maleficent (Additional Photography)Mick Coulter BSCStephen Lee (Vid.Op)Video Assist
The Theory of EverythingBenoit DelhommeNick Keneally (Vid. Op)Video Assist Dailies
The Selfish GiantMike Eley BSCIwan Prys ReynoldsCamera Runner Dailies

TV / Drama

Production Director of Photography 1st AC / Focus Puller Additional Information
The Tunnel : VengeanceDale McCready / Sam CarePiotr Perlinski2nd AC B Cam
SplitDale McCready Dan Shoring2nd AC B Cam
Tin Star (Pick Ups)Dale McCreadyPiotr Perlinski2nd AC
Black Mirror 'Hated in the Nation'Lukas StrebelJonny Garwes2nd AC B Cam + A Cam Gran Canaria Unit
HalcyonJP Gossart / Toby MooreNathan Mann / Jacob Barrie / Piotr PerlinskiClapper Loader Dailies
JerichoMartin FurherSteven Gardner/Jules Ogden/Shaun KirkClapper Loader Dailies
The Tunnel: SabotageBen Kracun/Sam Care/Christophe NuyensSam Smith/Jonny Garwes/Jess Doxey/Laura DinnettTrainee/Clapper Loader C Cam
CucumberJake Polonsky/Dale McCreadySteven Gardner/Tristan Haley/Kerry Arthur/Piotr Perlinski/Shaun Kirk/Laurence WatsonTrainee/Clapper Loader B Cam
Glue (Ep 1&2)Ula PontikosPaul Dain/John Bailie/Sam SmithardTrainee/Clapper Loader Dailies
Jonathan Strange & Mr NorrellLukas Strebel/Stephan PehrssonSteven Gardner/Shaun Kirk//Piotr Perlinski/Mairead Albiston/Stephen CornacchiaTrainee/Clapper Loader Dailies
New WorldsNick Gordon SmithMatt Waving/Tom ShawcroftCamera Trainee Dailies
The Thirteenth TaleJP GossartSteven Gardner/Dan Gadd/Tom Williams/Piotr Perlinski/Mairead AlbistonCamera Trainee Dailies


Production Production Company Director of Photography Focus Puller / 1st AC
Carling 'Kings of the Sky'SomesuchRobbie Ryann/a
Samsung 'In Life - Tough Mudder'Resistance PartnersDaniel TrappJulia Green
ADIDAS 'Predator DFB'SKUNKWill BexJessie Brough
Knorr 'Wild and Free'Fat LemonPeter BathurstNeil Flaherty
House of Fraser 'Bring Merry Back' OnlineMoxie PicturesWill BexCristina Cretu
Django Django 'TicTacToe' Greatcoat FilmsRobbie Ryann/a
King Nun 'Hung Around'PartizanRuben WoodinMichael Hobdell
NEXT 'Pay'Red MulletChris ClarkeMichael Hobdell
Wheel of Fortune SD Production ServicesJeffrey EngelRay Thompson
ASDA 'Produce' Saatchi&SaatchiKatie SwainJacob Barrie
Rolling Stones 'Fans of London' 2AM FilmsEd LinsleyHenry Landgrebe
Steelcase Frame 4 Angelic FilmsDagmar ScheilbenreifKarl Hui
O2 'ON US' (Trainee)Blink / Colonel BlimpJaime Feliu TorresTrevor Henen /Matt Wright
Lloyds Test RogueJaime Feliu TorresTristan Haley

Short Films

Production Director of Photography 1st AC / Focus Puller Additional Information
DRUMRobbie RyanCristina CretuDirector: Hayley Williams
LITTLE HARDVanessa WhyteCristina CretuDirector: Bel Powley/Alice Felgate
AlegnaDavid WrightVlassis SkoulisDirector: Fraser Rigg
Border PatrolJustin LittonCristina CretuStudent Oscars Foreign Film Nominee
Pussy CatTom HinesLuke JeffersonCristina Cretu
DogspottingNick EverettCristina CretuFilm4 Scene Stealers Competition

Training & Education

2013 Skillset Craft & Tech Camera Trainee

2013 PADI Open Water Diver

2012 Film4 Internship

2011 BA (Hons) Cinema and Photography, Leeds University