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 înaltăDirected by Bogdan Theodor OlteanuProduced by Parada FilmSupported by Romanian Film Center (CNC)
The Secret of Happiness / Secretul fericiriiDirected by Vlad ZamfirescuProduced by Movie Production Entertainment
The Story of a Summer Lover / Povestea unui pierde-vară (Romania, Bulgaria)Directed by Paul NegoescuProduced 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
CaisăDirected by Alex Mavrodineanu
Licu, A Romanian Story / Licu, o poveste româneascăDirected by Ana Dumitrescu
Free Dacians / Dacii liberiDirected by Andrei Gorgan and Monica Lăzurean Gorgan
One Step Behind the Seraphim / Un pas în urma serafimilorDirected by Daniel SanduProduced by HiFilm ProductionsSupported by the Romanian Film Center
Pororoca (Romania, France)Directed by Constantin PopescuProduced by Scharf Film & AdvertisingCoproduced by Irreverence FilmsSupported 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 lucrurilorDirected by Emanuel PârvuProduced by FAMart ProductionsCoproduced by DaKINO Productions, Ceramus FilmSupported by the Romanian Film Center
Soldiers. Story From Ferentari / Soldații. Poveste din Ferentari (Romania, Serbia)Directed by Ivana MladenovicProduced by HiFilm Productions in coproduction with Bas Celik
Infinite Football / Fotbal infinitCorneliu Porumboiu