Romanian movie Ana, mon amour, directed by Calin Peter Netzer, won a Silver Bear at the 2017 Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale). Dana Bunescu, the...

videoFifty Shades Darker tops Romanian box office

American erotic romantic drama Fifty Shades Darker, the second film in the Fifty Shades series, debuted on the first place in the Romanian box...

Romanian actor receives Shooting Stars program award at 2017 Berlinale

Romanian actor Tudor Aaron Istodor, selected to be part of the Berlinale Shooting Stars program this year, was awarded Monday night alongside nine other...

Romania protests supported on the red carpets of international film festivals

Some of the Romanian actors, directors, and producers present at the Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) and the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) have...

videoWeekend calendar: Valentine’s Day events, Fed Cup, movie openings

Events: Fed Cup: Romania-Belgium – February 11-12, at Sala Polivalenta in Bucharest. More information here Valentine’s Day & Martisor fair – February 9-22, at Promenada Mall...
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Domestic productions take up 3.3% of Romanian film admissions in 2016

Domestic films took up an estimated 3.3% share of the total film admissions in Romania in 2016, according to the European Audiovisual Observatory, based...

Romanian director Radu Mihaileanu presides jury at Mons International Love Film Festival

Romanian director and screenwriter Radu Mihaileanu will be the president of the international jury at the International Love Film Festival in Mons, Belgium. The...

Actor Jack Nicholson to star in remake of Romania co-produced Toni Erdman

Actors Jack Nicholson and Kristen Wiig will star in a US remake of the film Toni Erdman, according to Variety. Toni Erdmann, which focuses on the...

Romanian thriller lands French critics’ best foreign debut award

The Romanian thriller Dogs (Caini), directed by Bogdan Mirica (pictured), won the Best Foreign Film Debut award at the French Union of Film Critics...

videoWeekend calendar: Luge World Championships, concerts, movie openings

Events: Tarja Turunen concert – February 3, at Sala Palatului in Bucharest. Tickets here Luge World Championships on Natural Track – ongoing, ends on February 3,...

Romania’s Cristi Puiu and Adrian Silisteanu among winners of Italy’s Trieste Film Festival

Sieranevada by Cristi Puiu and Witten/Unwritten by Adrian Silisteanu are among the winners of Italy’s 2017 Trieste Film Festival. The CEI (Central European Initiative) Award, with...
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