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Sean Baker, director of “The Florida Project”, in dialogue via skype with the audience, at the American Independent Film Festival, on the 3rd of May

The series of events introduced by Kent Jones, guest curator of the festival continues The American Independent Film Festival offers the audience in Bucharest a not to be missed meeting with one of the most promising young American directors. Cinema lovers in Bucharest will have a chance to talk via skype with director Sean [...]

2018-05-02T16:34:34+00:002 May 2018|Home, Press Releases|

Sebastian Stan

Sebastian Stan is the most notorious Romanian actor who managed to succeed in the American film industry. His charm and talent was remarked by important directors who offered him roles in Oscar productions. He acted alongside Matt Damon in „The Martian” (7 Oscar nominations), while in another awarded production, „Black Swan”, he joined a [...]

2018-04-27T16:40:10+00:0027 April 2018|Guests|

Iconic indie director John Cassavetes – retrospective at the American Independent Film Festival

The American Independent Film Festival is paying homage to John Cassavetes – the most emblematic figure of American independent cinema – by bringing to audiences five of his films. Cassavetes’ works have influenced generations of filmmakers, among them being Cristi Puiu, one of the most prominent figures in the Romanian New Wave. Puiu has [...]

2018-04-18T15:23:43+00:0017 April 2018|Home, Press Releases|

An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn

Official Selection – Sundance Selection - Rotterdam Directed by: Jim Hosking Year: 2018 Country: USA Genre: comedy Length: 108 minutes Lulu Danger (Aubrey Plaza) is seemingly unfazed when her husband fires her from the cappuccino diner he owns; even when he steals her adopted vegan brother’s cashbox. It’s because she’s pining for [...]

2018-04-20T14:31:19+00:0013 April 2018|Movies|

Menashe

Selection – Sundance Selection - Berlinale Directed by: Joshua Z. Weinstein Year:  2017 Country: USA Genre: drama Length: 82 minutes One of the most critically-lauded films of 2017, MENASHE marks the fiction feature debut of documentary-director Joshua Z Weinstein. Spoken in Yiddish and set in Brooklyn’s Hassidic community, the film follows the [...]

2018-04-20T14:35:00+00:0013 April 2018|Movies|

Wonderstruck

Competition - Cannes Directed by: Todd Haynes Year: 2017 Country: USA Genre: drama Length: 117 minutes Award-winning director Todd Haynes continues his streak of success following the Oscar-nominated CAROL with WONDERSTRUCK, starring Haynes’ artistic muse, Julianne Moore. A magical fable, the film follows two intertwined journeys (set 50 years apart) through the [...]

2018-04-20T16:34:44+00:0013 April 2018|Movies|

Golden Exits

Official Selection – Sundance Selection – Berlinale Directed by: Alex Ross Perry Year: 2017 Country: USA Genre: drama Length: 94 minutes Springtime in Brooklyn. Nick (Beastie Boys’ Adam Horovitz) is cataloguing his deceased father-in-law’s inheritance at the irascible request of his wife Alyssa (Chloë Sevigny) and her sister Gwen (Mary Louise Parker). [...]

2018-04-20T16:37:02+00:0013 April 2018|Movies|

Gloria

Presented in the “John Cassavetes Retrospectiva” and in the section “American Independent Cinema Curated by Kent Jones” Sunday, 29th of April, at 15:30 -  Muzeul Țăranului Cinema Free admission depending on availability Golden Lion – Venice 1980 Nominated for Best Actress, Gena Rowlands – Oscars 1981 Directed by: John Cassavetes Year: 1980 Country: USA [...]

2018-04-20T16:39:19+00:0012 April 2018|Movies|

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Monday, 30th of  April, at 17:30, Muzeul Țăranului Cinema - Free admission depending on availability Directed by: John Cassavetes Year: 1976 Country: USA Genre: drama Length: 135 minutes A subdued art-house neo-noir of formidable tension, THE KILLING OF A CHINESE BOOKIE sees Cassavetes delve into genre cinema accompanied by another of his regular [...]

2018-04-20T16:41:06+00:0012 April 2018|Movies|

Faces

Golden Lion, Best Actor (John Marley) – Venice Film Festival Nominated for 3 Oscars Friday, 27th of April, at 17:30 -  Muzeul Țăranului Cinema - Free admission depending on availability Directed by: John Cassavetes Year: 1968 Country: USA Genre: drama Length: 130 minutes FACES tells the story of a decisive night in [...]

2018-04-20T16:43:54+00:0012 April 2018|Movies|