If it’s May, it’s European Film Festival time. The annual fest, having kicked off Monday May 7 and ending on June 3, is celebrating...

videoRomanian film review – Striking Gold: Berlinale 2018

The Berlin International Film Festival has just ended and how wonderful to be able to say its big winner is a Romanian film! Congratulations to...

Romanian film review – Lives lost: Pororoca

The mysteriously titled Pororoca premiered last month and is still (scarcely) showing in Bucharest and several cities throughout the country. If you haven’t watched...

videoRomanian film review – Best of 2017

The end of a year also means a flood of best-of lists, and since I am always happy to jump on the list wagon,...
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videoRomanian film review – Four films for the season

If you need a break from the traditional Christmas frenzy, or, if possible, from the current social and political commotion, here's a small list...

videoRomanian film review – Behind closed doors: Sieranevada

Since we last talked about Dan Chișu's The Anniversary and its inevitable comparison to Cristi Puiu's Sieranevada, why not discuss the latter, not only...

videoRomanian film review – A family feast: The Anniversary

If  the latest Romanian film about a family reunion which goes hilariously wrong seems very familiar, you are right. Anyone who has seen Cristi...

Romanian film review – In cinemas now: One Step Behind the Seraphim & Breaking...

Autumn is here, which means Romanian premieres are heaping up at such speed that it's hard to keep up. The most exciting releases are...

Romanian film review – Don’t look away: The Dead Nation

Radu Jude has done it again. A filmmaker who has never shun away from thorny topics (domestic tension in Everybody in Our Family, antisemitism...

Romanian film review – An End of Summer Watch List

With summer almost over, here is a list of movies to accompany these last moments of the season, or to watch them later and...

videoRomanian film review – The artist & the last miners: Planet Petrila

Young filmmaker Andrei Dăscălescu made a splash with his 2009 feature debut, the affectionate Constantin and Elena, a documentary on an elder couple and...

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