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Today, October 23rd, the 11th edition of Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest kicks off outdoors, at the drive-in and online

„Without a doubt, staying healthy and carrying on is most important right now: from school, to family, to jobs - which are in danger, especially for those freelancing in the cultural domain and in event management. On the other hand, it’s important to hold on to pre-pandemic routines - including those which don’t necessarily [...]

2020-10-27T18:33:28+02:0027 October 2020|News, Press Releases|

Otto the Barbarian

In competition, Sarajevo Film Festival 2020 Directed by: Ruxandra GHIȚESCU Year of production: 2020 Country: ROMANIA, BELGIUM Genre: social drama, coming-of-age story, teenage story Length: 110 minutes Otto, a 17 year-old punk becomes involved in the social services investigation of his girlfriend's Laura death. He is caught in a vicious circle created [...]

2020-10-25T16:26:55+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

Us against Us

In competition, Ji.hlava IDFF Directed by: Andra TARARA Year of production: 2020 Country: ROMANIA Genre: documentary Length: 74 minutes A common passion and a debilitating mental disorder bring a daughter and her father together and apart, in front of the camera. While their relationship unfolds, a more complex discussion and social dynamics [...]

2020-10-25T16:02:38+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

Lost Kids on the Beach

Taormina Film Fest 2020 – Documentary Competition IDFA 2020 – Best Of Fests Directed by: Alina MANOLACHE Year of production: 2020 Country: ROMANIA Genre: documentary Length: 70 minutes A cinematic road trip turns into an emotional puzzle that forms the picture of a generation. The pretext is finding “those kids who were [...]

2020-10-25T15:58:39+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

Simple Women

In competition, Toronto IFF 2019 Directed by: Chiara MALTA Year of production: 2019 Country: ITALY, ROMANIA Genre: drama Length: 85 minutes When struggling director Federica makes a film together with Elina, the icon of her youth, not all goes as planned. In the heat of the moment Federica has a fit of [...]

2020-10-25T15:50:25+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

Mia Misses Her Revenge

In competition, Warsaw IFF Directed by: Bogdan Theodor OLTEANU Year of production: 2020 Country: SPAIN Genre: Darkly comic revenge story Length: 82 minutes Mia, a young actress, finds herself back in her parents' house in the aftermath of a serious fight with her boyfriend. She had received a slap on her face, [...]

2020-10-25T15:44:28+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

Holy Father

Special Jury Prize, Sarajevo IFF 2020 Directed by: Andrei DĂSCĂLESCU Year of production: 2020 Country: ROMANIA Genre: documentary Length: 85 minutes The filmmaker, Andrei, and his girlfriend, Paula, face the news of becoming parents. While the future mother is struggling with no worthy role models in her broken family, the soon-to- be [...]

2020-10-25T15:25:18+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

Călătorie în Jurul Casei în 60 de Zile

Directed by: Alina Manolache Alexandru Solomon Laura Pop Andra Tarara & David Schwartz Vlad Petri Teona Galgoțiu Country: ROMANIA Year: 2020 Duration: 83 minutes JOURNEY AROUND THE HOME IN 60 DAYS is an omnibus comprised of 6 short films, produced during the Covid quarantine period and commissioned for the 2020 European Film Festival. [...]

2020-10-25T15:19:14+02:0025 October 2020|FALL PREVIEWS, Movies|

The Florida Project

Directors’ Fortnight, Cannes 2017 Directed by: Sean Baker Year: 2017 Country: UK Genre: Drama Length: 111 minutes Young single-mother Halley (Instagram star Bria Vinaite) and her rowdy and adorable six-year-old daughter Moonee (Brooklynn Prince) spend their days in the pastel-colored world of Orlando’s low-income motels with idyllic abandon, getting by on meagre [...]

2020-10-25T14:30:24+02:0025 October 2020|Movies|

Matthias & Maxime

In Competition, Cannes 2019 Directed by:  Xavier DOLAN Year of production: 2019 Country: CANADA Genre: drama Length: 119 minutes Two childhood best friends are asked to share a kiss for the purposes of a student short film. Soon, a lingering doubt sets in, confronting both men with their preferences, threatening the brotherhood [...]

2020-10-25T13:59:03+02:0025 October 2020|Movies|