FESTIVALS: Five World Premieres in 2018 TIFF Romanian Days

    Touch Me Not by Adina Pintilie Touch Me Not by Adina Pintilie

    CLUJ-NAPOCA: The 17th Transilvania IFF (25 May – 3 June 2018) Romanian Days will screen 13 features, including five world premieres. An additional 22 shorts will also be shown.

    Two films in the international main competition will also be screened in the Romanian Days: Adina Pintilie’s feature debut Touch Me Not / Nu mă atinge-mă, and Andrei Crețulescu’s debut Charleston.

    Highlights include the big winner of the Gopo Awards, One Step Behind the Seraphim / Un pas în urma serafimilor.

    Two of the world premiere films are debut titles. The selection also has several documentaries, including Licu, A Romanian Story / Licu, o poveste românească, winner of DOK Leipzig.

    The feature films at Romanian Days are:

    Touch Me Not / Nu mă atinge-mă (Romania, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, France)
    Directed by Adina Pintilie
    Produced by Manekino Film
    Coproduced by RohFilm Productions, PINK, Agitprop Ltd, Les Films de l'Étranger
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, EURIMAGES, Torino Film Lab, MDM (Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung) Germany, the Bulgarian National Film Center, the Czech Film Fund and Strasbourg Urban Community

    Charleston (Romania, France)
    Directed by Andrei Cretulescu
    Produced by Icon Production
    Coproduced by Les films du tambour in association with Kinosseur

    Several Conversations About a Very Tall Girl / Câteva conversații despre o fată foarte înaltă
    Directed by Bogdan Theodor Olteanu
    Produced by Parada Film
    Supported by Romanian Film Center (CNC)

    The Secret of Happiness / Secretul fericirii
    Directed by Vlad Zamfirescu
    Produced by Movie Production Entertainment

    The Story of a Summer Lover / Povestea unui pierde-vară (Romania, Bulgaria)
    Directed by Paul Negoescu
    Produced by Papillon Film & N-Graphix in coproduction with Poli Angelova through Bulgaria's Screening Emotions and deFilm
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, the Bulgarian National Film Center, Eurimages, Creative Europe, Vodafone România and Zenith Media

    Directed by Alex Mavrodineanu

    Licu, A Romanian Story / Licu, o poveste românească
    Directed by Ana Dumitrescu

    Free Dacians / Dacii liberi
    Directed by Andrei Gorgan and Monica Lăzurean Gorgan

    One Step Behind the Seraphim / Un pas în urma serafimilor
    Directed by Daniel Sandu
    Produced by HiFilm Productions
    Supported by the Romanian Film Center

    Pororoca (Romania, France)
    Directed by Constantin Popescu
    Produced by Scharf Film & Advertising
    Coproduced by Irreverence Films
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, Eurimages, the French CNC’s Aide aux Cinémas du Monde, l’Institut Français

    Meda or The Not so Bright Side of Things / Meda sau partea nu prea fericită a lucrurilor
    Directed by Emanuel Pârvu
    Produced by FAMart Productions
    Coproduced by DaKINO Productions, Ceramus Film
    Supported by the Romanian Film Center

    Soldiers. Story From Ferentari / Soldații. Poveste din Ferentari (Romania, Serbia)
    Directed by Ivana Mladenovic
    Produced by HiFilm Productions in coproduction with Bas Celik

    Infinite Football / Fotbal infinit
    Corneliu Porumboiu