Romanian Filmmakers Join Wave of European Support for Cultural Exception

BUCHAREST: Romania’s leading filmmakers are supporting cultural exception, arguing that it should be kept with all costs.

FNE at TIFF 2013: Hindi Ship of Theseus Wins Transilvania Trophy

CLUJ-NAPOCA: Anand Gandhi's Ship of Theseus (India) was awarded the Transilvania Trophy and a prize of 15,000 EUR at the 12th edition of the Transilvania International Film Festival which wrapped…

FNE at TIFF Here…, I Mean There

BUCHAREST: Laura Capatana-Juller’s debut film, an 80 minute observational documentary about two young sisters waiting for their parents to return from Spain where they have worked for 11 years, screens…

FNE at TIFF 2013: A Month in Thailand

CLUJ-NAPOCA: A Month in Thailand, the first feature of Paul Negoescu screens in Romanian Days at the Transilvania IFF, 6-8 June 2013, after premiering at the Venice International Film Critics’…

FNE at TIFF 2013: Child’s Pose

CLUJ-NAPOCA: Calin Peter Netzer’s third feature film Child's Pose screens in Romanian Days at the Transilvania IFF, 6-8 June 2013.

FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month - Victoria, Cluj-Napoca

FNE together with Europa Cinemas continues its Cinema of the Month series. In recognition of the hard work and excellence of European cinema operators we choose a cinema from each…

PRODUCTION Cristian Mungiu Developing Nae Caranfil Film

BUCHAREST: Nae Caranfil, whose first English speaking feature Closer to the Moon starring Vera Farmiga and Mark Strong is still in postproduction, is developing 6.9 on Richter/6,9 pe scara Richter,…

FNE at TIFF 2013: Miss Christina

CLUJ-NAPOCA: Alexandru Maftei’s Miss Christina, adapted from Mircea Eliade’s 1936 clasic fantasy novel, will be screened in Romanian Days at Transylvania International Film Festival 6 - 8 June 2013.

FNE at TIFF 2013: Deja-vu

CLUJ-NAPOCA: Déjà-vu, a Romanian independent coproduction by Dan Chişu screens in Romanian Days at Transylvania International Film Festival, 6 - 8 June 2013, before a domestic theatrical release in late…

FNE at TIFF 2013: Matei Child Miner

BUCHAREST: Director/screenwriter Alexandra Gulea’s first feature Matei, Child Miner/Matei, copil miner screens in the Romanian Days section, 6-8 June 2013, at the Transilvania IFF.

FNE at TIFF 2013: Love Building

BUCHAREST: Iulia Rugină's first feature Love Building screens in Romanian Days, 6-8 June 2013, at the Transilvania IFF.

FNE at TIFF: The Bucuresti Experiment

CLUJ-NAPOCA: Bucharest-based British journalist Tom Wilson is presenting his first full-length documentary in Romanian Days at the 12th Transylvania International Film Festival, 6-8 June 2013.

FNE at TIFF 2013: A Farewell to Fools

CLUJ-NAPOCA: Bogdan Dreyer’s movie starring Gérard Depardieu and Harvey Keitel opened in 21 Romanian towns 15 March 2013, distributed by Family Film. The movie will be screened in the Romanian…

FNE at TIFF 2013: Domestic

BUCHAREST: Adrian Sitaru’s third film, Domestic, was launched simultaneously in Romanian cinemas and online for foreign viewers on 22 March 2013. The film, a realistic tragicomedy about people who eat…

PRODUCTION: The Magic Mountain Starts Production

BUCHAREST: Romanian producer/writer/director Anca Damian has begun production on the animated documentary The Magic Mountain, the second part of her Death (and Life) Trilogy which started with the 2011 award…

Hordila Joins EFP Board

Cristian Hordila, Managing Director of Romanian Film Promotion, has joined the incoming Board of Directors of European Film Promotion.

Solar Studios Launched in Romania

The former Kentauros Studios, located 20 km from central Bucharest, will be relaunched as Solar Studios in a joint venture between Solar Entertainment Group and Romanian real estate developer Dragos…

ScripTeast 2013 at Cannes Viking Line Story

Romanian scriptwriters Xandra Popescu and Stefan Constantinescu compete for the Krzysztof Kieslowski ScripTeast Award during the 2013 Cannes IFF with Viking Line Story, a story of reignited romance between former…

FNE Cannes Preview 2013: Romanian films at Cannes 2013

Romania is represented at this year’s Cannes Film Festival by two productions, the short film Shadow of a Cloud by Radu Jude, in the Quinzane des Realisateurs section and In…

EFP Producers on the Move 2013 Anca Puiu

BUCHAREST: For Romania’s Anca Puiu becoming a film producer was a “natural growth.”