Ruah Edelstein is an animation film director and a contemporary artist. International recognition of her signature style in conceptual approach comes from film "Died 100 Times” (2012), followed by multiple shows internationally.
Recent venues include AMC Theaters Miami, Museum of Jurassic Technology Los Angeles, Le Festival du Nouveau Cinéma Montréal, National M. K. Čiurlionis Museum of Fine Art, &NOW Conference for Authors of Innovative Literature.
Edelstein is a recipient of the 1st Prize at Athens Experimental Animation Film Festival, the Best Animated Short Film at Lisbon International Film Festival, and the Best Animation Award from the Golden Reel International Film Festival, among other awards.
Since 2012 to present Edelstein is on the faculty at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), teaching film production in the Department of Character Animation.