Paul Negoescu‘s Povestea unui pierde-vară/The Story of a Summer Lover is currently running in cinemas and if you have enjoyed that one, here is...

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...

videoRomanian film review – The History of Love

Radu Mihăileanu hit instant stardom with his 1998 drama Train of Life/Trenul vieţii, an ingenious, moving story of a group of Jews who think...

exclusiveRomanian film review – Breaking records: Transilvania International Film Festival 2017

The Transilvania International Film Festival, in short TIFF, has become an unmissable event and for many, the month of June and Cluj wouldn't be...

Where to watch Romanian films online – legally

If you've lived in Romania for a while, or even just shortly, you must have noticed the very relaxed attitude towards downloading anything off...

Romanian film review – Crossing borders: European Film Festival

The 21st edition of the European Film Festival has just ended in Bucharest and hit the road to Iași, Gura Humorului, Târgu Mureș, and...

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