BUCHAREST: Writer/director Daniel Sandu is currently in preparation/development/application process with his sophomore feature Tata mută munții (no English title available yet). Cristian Mungiu is producing through Mobra Films.
The script is still in the writing process. The only production company confirmed so far is Mobra Films. The development of the project was supported by the MEDIA Sub-programme of Creative Europe and the Romanian Film Center gave it a production grant of approximately 520,000 EUR / 2,348,010 RON in December 2016. The budget has not been disclosed.
Cristian Mungiu told FNE that the shooting is set for December 2018 – February 2019 with the premiere loosely set for 2019.
Daniel Sandu’s debut feature One Step Behind the Seraphim / Un pas in urma serafimilor (produced by HiFilm Productions and distributed by Micro Film), ranked fourth in the domestic box office in 2017 with 31,550 admissions and 81,587 EUR / 378,209 RON gross.
Director: Daniel SanduScriptwriter: Daniel SanduDoP: George Dăscălescu