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