Graduate of the Theatre and Film Institute "I.L.Caragiale" (class of 1977). She worked at the “Alexandru Sahia” Studio, together with other contemporary filmmakers such as Laurenţiu Damian, Ovidiu Bose Paştina
and Copel Moscu
. In 1989 she immigrated to Canada, where she worked as an associate professor at the York University in Montreal.