02-09-2009

Production: Looking for a Mother to be shot this autumn

By Iulia Blaga

Looking for a Mother, a contemporary drama of a young boy who is institutionalized after his mother leaves for Italy, will be shot in the Republic of Moldavia as a Romanian-Moldavian co-production.

The film is produced by Artis Film (www.artisfilm.ro ) and will be directed by Romanian director Adrian Popovici using a script by Valeriu Ţurcanu. Moldova Film (site under construction) is co-producing. The pre-production phase is currently underway, with the shooting for October, producer Cornelia Paloş told FNE.

The estimated budget is €548,000, partially covered by a €311,000 grant from the National Centre for Cinema (www.cncinema.abt.ro ) in its last session. Moldova-Film will provide with approximately €200,000. The cast and the locations are still being set.

Production Information

Artis Film

59 Romulus street, Sector 3

Bucharest, Romania

Phone/Fax: +40.21.322.36.48

+40.21.322.36.65

www.artisfilm.ro

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Moldova-Film S.A.

61, Sos. Hânceşti, 61

2028 , Chişinău, Republic of Moldova

Phone : +373 22 721170

Fax: +373 22 721200

Site under construction

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