The trains of Lucian Pintilie, inward and outward journeys

Andrei Șendrea Since the invention of cinema, trains have featured heavily in the “moving” pictures, be they documentaries (Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat by the Brothers Lumière) or fiction (The Great Train Robbery by Edwin S. Porter). Cinema's fascination with trains can be traced to both being staple traits of modernity, to [...]

2018-10-30T14:22:32+00:0028 October 2018|News|

Carlos Reygadas, Natalia Lopez and Ioana Uricaru – special guests of the 3rd edition Les Films de Cannes à Iaşi – Cinema Ateneu, 26-28 October

Today, October 26th, the third edition of Les Films de Cannes à Iaşi begins. The festival is opened this year by Ioana Uricaru, who will present her debut feature film, Lemonade, The film is scheduled on Friday at 20:00, at Cinema Ateneu, and the director will be available at the end for a discussion [...]

2018-10-30T13:26:04+00:0026 October 2018|News, Press Releases|

First edition Les Films de Cannes à Oradea – the cultural event of autumn – at the Regina Maria Theater

The screenings include Shoplifters, the winner of Palme D’Or 2018 and Lemonade by Ioana Uricaru On Saturday, November 3rd, Les Films of Cannes begins in Oradea. The film lovers of Oradea will have the chance to see for the first time the movie that won the Cannes Grand Prix, Shoplifters, by Kore-Eda Hirokazu. They will [...]

2018-10-30T13:12:44+00:0024 October 2018|News, Press Releases|

LETO on Wednesday at Les Films de Cannes

Spectators are invited to support the release of Kirill Serebrennikov through a message and a group photo   Les Films de Cannes à Bucharest and The National Theatre Festival invite the viewers to support the release of Kirill Serebrennikov by a message and a group photo before the film Leto on Wednesday at 20:15 [...]

2018-10-24T16:14:06+00:0023 October 2018|News, Press Releases|

Programmers of the Cannes and Berlin Film Festival to take part in Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest

Full list of professional events Debate on the new Draft Law on Cinematography elaborated by CNC Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest will organize a series of industry events, open discussions and panels during the 10-day program (October 19-28), where industry professionals, programmers and festival directors, decision-making politicians as well as film aficionados interested [...]

2018-10-19T13:31:47+00:0019 October 2018|News, Press Releases|

Shoplifters, Lemonade and Reygadas – among the events of the third edition of Les films in Cannes à Cluj-Napoca

Between October 25 through 28, Les Films de Cannes returns to Cluj for the third consecutive year, with special guests and ten screenings, which will take place at Cinema City Iulius Mall and Victoria Cinema. The festival opens on Thursday, October 25, with Ioana Uricaru’s Lemonade, a film presented in the Autumn Preview section. [...]

2018-10-19T12:18:34+00:0012 October 2018|News, Press Releases|

Asghar Farhadi to attend Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest

The most prominent Iranian filmmaker, Asghar Farhadi, the only director to have won two Oscars for Best Foreign Film, will be coming to Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest. The 9th edition of the Bucharest festival will open with the same film that also opened Cannes this year : Everybody Knows, the director’s most recent [...]

2018-10-19T12:16:16+00:0012 October 2018|News, Press Releases|