Mihaela Popescu is a Romanian filmmaker, based in London.
She is a Film Editor at 7A Films, currently working on Soho House branded documentaries about well known artists and chefs around the world.
She started as Associate Producer for OUTBOUND (2010), a feature film directed by Bogdan George Apetri and produced by Saga Film, premiered at Locarno International Film Festival. She continued working as an Additional Editor and Executive Producer for THE UNSAVED (2013), a feature film directed by Igor Cobileanski, premiered at Karlovy Vary IFF in 2013. During the same year, she made her directorial debut with THE WALK, a short film selected at Locarno IFF followed by a successful international festival run.
She has also shot, edited, directed and produced ON ANOTHER CORNER, a short documentary about the rampant gun violence in Chicago affecting black communities, a film premiered in 2017 at the 60th International Leipzig Festival for Documentary Film.
In 2018 she became a Berlinale Talents alumna and had her feature debut as director, writer and editor with YET TO RULE, which had the world premiere at Berlin Critics’ Week.