Romanian Film Festival 2014 #Montreal | NOV 23-29

Association ROCADE invites you to the 8th edition of the Romanian Film Festival is taking place in Montreal on November 23-29.

Association ROCADE invites you to the 8th edition of the Romanian Film Festival is taking place in Montreal on November 23-29.

Romanian Film Festival 2014
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 6:00pm

Segal Centre for Performing Arts – CinemaSpace / EspaceCinéma
5170 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montreal


Sunday, November 23

  • 16h45
    The lower limit of the sky / La limita de jos a cerului
    Igor Cobileanski / Romania / 2013 / 80 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Igor Babiac, Ela Ionescu
    Viorel is a petty drug dealer who lives in a godforsaken town in Republic of Moldova. His best friend drags him to the crazy dream of flying an old delta plan.
  • 18h15
    Kyra Kyralina
    Dan Pita / Romania / 2014 / 99 min (Eng S. T.)
    With: Iulia Dumitru, Stefan Iancu, Corneliu Ulici
    An adaptation of the novel written by Panait Istrati, Kyra Kyralina tells the story of a beautiful and mysterious woman who, with her ​​mother, sell their charms to men.

Monday, November 24

  • 19h45
    Closer to the Moon
    Nae Caranfil / Romania, USA, Italy, Poland / 2014 / 115 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Vera Farmiga, Mark Strong, Tim Plester
    Bucharest 1959. A spectacular Bank heist has the country in an uproar. In post-war Communist Romania it is an unimaginable slap in the face to the iron fisted authorities. Four men and a woman are arrested, tried, convicted and waiting for their execution…
    Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q&A
  • 21h45
    Dan Chisu / Romania / 2013 / 75 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Ioana Flora, Mirela Oprişor, Dan Chisu
    The film tells the story of Michael, a man going through midlife crisis. After 15 years of marriage, he’s trying to regain his personality and begin a love affair.
    Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q&A

Tuesday, November 25

  • 19h45
    To Paris with the Identity Card / Doar cu buletinul la Paris
    Serban Marinescu / Romania / 2014 / 98 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Mircea Diaconu, Dorel Vişan, Razvan Vasilescu, Florin Zamfirescu
    The story is woven around a modest French teacher who dreamed all his life to see Paris.
    Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q&A
  • 21h35
    Life between two films / Viata intre doua filme
    Dragos Zamosteanu / Romania / 2014 / 55 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Irina Margareta Nistor
    A small portion of life of one of the finest critic of the seventh art in Romania, Irina- Margareta Nistor

Wednesday , November 26

  • 19h45
    Love Building
    Iulia Rugina / Romania / 2013 / 85 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Dragoş Bucur, Alexandru Papadopol, Dorian Boguta
    A dramatic comedy, whose action takes place in a camp designed to “fix” the relationship of the couple in a critical moment.
    Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q&A
  • 21h15
    The Last Incubus / Ultimul zburator
    Ovidiu Georgescu / Romania / 2014 / 105 min (S.T. Eng)
    With: Gabriel Duţu, Iulia Verdeş, Bebe Cotimanis, George Ivascu
    In 2012 the last Incubus, Zanoni, has retreated in an old mansion taking the form of a mysterious character who ‘invites girls on nocturnal motorcycle rides’ offering them wonderful moments of passion.
    Film director Ovidiu Georgescu & Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q & A

Thursday, November 27

  • 19h45
    A love story, Lindenfeld / O poveste de dragoste, Lindenfeld
    Radu Gabrea / Romania / 2014 / 95 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Victor Rebengiuc, Victoria Cociaş, Mircea Diaconu
    Frankfurt, 2005. Ulli Winkler, a president of a large company, sees on TV a story about a former Saxon village of Banat, Romania, Lindenfeld, now abandoned, where Ulli was born and lived until 1945.
    Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q&A
  • 21h30
    America, here we come! / America venim!
    Bogdan Savescu / Romania / 2014 / 90 min, (Eng S.T.)
    With: Mihai Calin, Gheorghe Ifrim, Adrian Văncică, Mira Furlan
    Departing from Targoviste,  a small city in Romania, five actors, the director, a boy and his giant teddy bear cross the ocean to support a show in New York. But not everything goes to plan.
    Film critic IRINA MARGARETA NISTOR for Q&A

Saturday, November 29

  • 19h45
    The Communist Detention Camp ‘White Gate’ / Poarta Alba
    Nicolae Margineanu / Romania / 2014 / 85 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Cristian Bota, Sergiu Bucur, Madalina Craiu
    Adrian and Ninel are among inmates crammed into freight cars that have just arrived in one of the forced labor camps of the Danube-Black Sea Waterway. In the camp, their journey is dramatic.
    Screenwriter OANA MARIA CAJAL for Q&A
  • 21h30
    Mary / Maria (In Memoriam SERBAN IONESCU)
    Peter Netzer / Romania / 2003 / 90 min (Eng S.T.)
    With: Şerban Ionescu, Horaţiu Mălăele, Diana Dumbrava
    The seventh child of Mary and John comes into the world in darkness, suffering and misunderstanding. Abandoned by her husband, Mary refuses to sell the child and becomes a prostitute…
    Film actress MAGDA CATONE for Q&A

Romanian Film Festival / Festival Du Film Roumain / Festivalul Filmului Romanesc

  • 8th edition / November 23 – December 7 / 23 novembre – 7 decembre 2014
  • Quebec, Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto




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