PRODUCTION: Miss Christina in Production

By Iulia Blaga

    BUCHAREST: Alexandru Maftei is shooting Domnişoara Christina/ Miss Christina, an adaption of the 1936 novella by Mircea Eliade, a fantastical love story inspired by Romanian popular mythology.

    Maftei's last film was the romantic comedy Bună! Ce faci? /Hello!How Are You?

    Radu Aldea is the DOP. The cast includes Tudor Claudiu Istodor, Anastasia Dumitrescu, Maia Morgenstern, Ioana Anastasia Anton, Ioana Sandu, Ovidiu Ghiniţă, Ioan Andrei Ionescu.

    Shooting started on 1 August 2011 and will wrap in six weeks. Shooting is taking place on location in Bucharest and Romania.

    The film is produced by Gabi Antal and Abis Studio (www.abisstudio.ro). Mitra Film (www.mitrafilm.ro) is in charge of the production facilities. The budget is 1.1 million euro, Gabi Antal told FNE. Miss Christina is supported by the National Centre for Cinema (www.cncinema.abt.ro)

    The premiere is set for autumn 2012.


    Production Information

    Abis Studio

    25 A Emanoil Porumbaru street

    011421 Bucharest, 1, Romania

    Phone: +4021 222 68 75

    Fax: +4021 223 44 93


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    Gabi Antal: +40722 606 602


    Director: Alexandru Maftei

    DOP: Radu Aldea

    Cast: Tudor Claudiu Istodor

    Anastasia Dumitrescu

    Maia Morgenstern

    Ioana Anastasia Anton

    Ioana Sandu

    Ovidiu Ghiniţă

    Ioan Andrei Ionescu