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Romanian Films Czech in at Karlovy Vary IFF, June 30 – July 8, 2017

Festivals 2017-07-01

It's time to meet the Romanian films at the 52nd edition of Karlovy Vary IFF kicking off today...

+ A difficult assignment awaits TV reporter Alex in Iulia Rugină's 3rd feature Breaking News, presented in the Official Competition;
+ In Tarzan's Testicles, Alexandru Solomon brings the audience from the Documentary Competition to a research center in Sukhumi, the capital of today’s Abkhazia, where the legend has it that it was built to create a hybrid between man and monkey;
+ In East of the West, Cristi Iftime debuts with a journey in the old family car Marița.
+ Future Frames, the European Film Promotion's programme, brings ten student directors to follow at the Karlovy Vary IFF. 
Matei Lucaci-Grunberg, from the National University of Theatre and Film "I.L. Caragiale" Bucharest, will screen his short Bones for Otto.

Breaking News
Directed by: Iulia Rugină
Romania, 2017, 81min.
Section: Official Selection - Competition

July 5th
@17:00 - Grand Hall
July 6th
@10:00 - Pupp Cinema     
July 8th
@09:00 - Drahomíra Cinema

Tarzan’s Testicles / Ouăle lui Tarzan
Directed by: Alexandru Solomon
Romania / France, 2017, 105min.
Section: Documentary Films - Competition

July 3rd
@18:30 - Čas Cinema
July 4th
@16:30 - Drahomíra Cinema

Directed by: Cristi Iftime
Romania, 2017, 100min.
Section: East of the West - Competition

July 4th
@18:30 - Karlovy Vary Mun. Theatre
July 7th
@16:30 - Lazne III   

Bones for Otto / Oase pentru Otto
Directed by: Matei Lucaci-Grunberg
Romania, 2016, 29min.
Section: Future Frames: Ten New Filmmakers To Follow

July 3rd
@18:30 - Small Hall
July 7th
@22:30 - Lazne III