The portmanteau film about life in communist era written by Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days) and directed by Ioana Uricaru, Hanno Hoefer, Răzvan Mărculescu, Constantin Popescu and Cristian Mungiu has sold in 25 territories since its debut in Cannes, where it was shown in "Un Certain Regard" section.
Tales from the Golden Age (www.talesfromthegoldenage.com) will have its first premiere, a representatives of Mobra Films (www.mobrafilms.ro) told FNE, in Italy on September 18, probably one week before the Romanian premiere wich is not yet confirmed. In UK the film will be screened from the end of October, and in France from December 30, 2009.
Tales from the Golden Age is produced by Mungiu's company Mobra Films with the support of Romanian Film Centre (www.cncinema.abt.ro ) and with the contribution of BV McCann Ericksson (www.mccann.ro ), Romanian National Television (www.tvr.ro ), Zenith Media (www.zenithmedia.ro ), Mindshare Media (www.mindshareworld.com ), "Ziua" newspaper (www.ziua.ro ), GMP Advertising (www.gmp.ro ), with the help of City Cinema Management and Anonimul Foundation (www.anonimul.ro ).
The film was co-financed by SEE Cinema Network (www.gfc.gr ) and Why Not Productions (www.whynotproductions.fr ).
Wild Bunch (www.wildbunch.biz ) manages the international sales.
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Phone/ fax: +40. 21. 666.4827
Directors: Ioana Uricaru
Script: Cristian Mungiu
Producers: Oleg Mutu and Cristian Mungiu
DOP: Oleg Mutu, Alex Sterian, Liviu Marghidan
Cast: Alexandru Potocean