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Romania (8)

We spoke with Andrei Giurgia, the manager of Cinema Ateneu, the first state cinema opened in Romania after the fall of the Communism, in October 2017. Located in the Ateneul…
This month we speak with Gabriela Albu, the programme coordinator of the Peasant Musem Cinema– Horia Bernea Studio from Bucharest, Romania. The Peasant Musem Cinema is one of the very…
This month we speak with Adriana Papp, the manager of Cityplex Constanța, a four-screen multiplex with 651 seats within Tomis Mall in Constanța, a Romanian city located by the Black…
This month we speak to Monica Sebestyen, the owner and manager of Cinema Arta, one of the main venues of Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF). Cinema Arta was built and…
This month we spoke with Boglarka Nagy, the programmer of the Elvira Popescu Cinema, a trendy cinema in Bucharest named after the most famous Romanian actress in France, Elvire Popesco…
This month FNE speaks with Valentin Burlacu, the manager of Cinema Studio, one of the most important art house cinemas in Bucharest.
This month we focus on Cinema Victoria and we speak to its director, Gabriela Bodea.
FNE together with Europa Cinemas continues its Cinema of the Month series. In recognition of the hard work and excellence of European cinema operators we choose a cinema from each…

Fact box Romania

Population: 19.5 m (2018)
GDP per capita in USD: 12.19 thousands (2018)
Admissions: 13.3 m (2018)
Admissions domestic films: 389,172 (2018)
Admissions per capita: 0.68 (2018)
Box office: 55.9 m EUR / 262,981,558 RON (2018)
Box office domestic films: 1.42 m EUR / 6,712,375 RON (2018)
Number of screens: 404 (2018)
Digital screens: 380 (2018)
Average ticket price in EUR: 4.2 (2018)
Annual state support for film industry: 15.5 m EUR (2018)

Sources: Romanian Film Centre, the International Monetary Fund

Box Office Top Ten 2018

Aquaman US 2,793,845 EUR
Venom US 2,143,048 EUR
Avengers: Infinity War US

2,133,309 EUR

Bohemian Rhapsody US/UK 1,776,022 EUR

Black Panther

US 1,620,520 EUR

Fifty Shades Freed

US 1,559,636 EUR
Deadpool 2 US 1,511,791 EUR
Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation US 1,502,564 EUR
The Nun US 1,298,836 EUR
Mission Impossible- Fallout US 1,149,102 EUR


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