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Turning The Page // 10 London Romanian Film Festival


 The 10th Romanian Film Festival in London: TURNING THE PAGE brings you the latest, the most exciting and the most illuminating productions from the ferment of the Romanian film industry. Shown for the first time in the UK, these films tell the story of a rapidly evolving society.

FUNERALII FERICITE! //  HAPPY FUNERAL with director and lead actor Horatiu Malaele

FUNERALII FERICITE! // HAPPY FUNERAL with director and lead actor Horatiu Malaele

Hugely popular actors and immensely insightful directors will lend their presence to the screenings within the 10th Romanian Film Festival in London: actor Victor Rebengiuc(Japanese Dog), actor and director Horatiu Malaele (Happy Funerals), actor Bogdan Dumitrache (When Evening Falls On Bucharest Or Metabolism), actors Dragos Bucur,Alexandru Papadopol and Dorian Boguta (Love Building), director Stere Gulea (I Am An Old Communist Hag), and director Adrian Sitaru (Domestic). Join us on the red carpet!

TURNING THE PAGE is a phrase which speaks of an end, but, more importantly – a beginning. Romanian film makers wrote a new chapter of international film making with the New Wave. Now the films on show look back past the New Wave in terms of technique, and forward in terms of content, social analysis and storytelling. Above all, these stories speak of a new understanding and a new relationship with the outside world. The windows have been thrown open! We’re turning the page!

Save the dates for our 5-day celebration of film! Join the Facebook page of the Romanian Film Festival in London http://Facebook.com/RoFilmFest for some great news, competitions and prizes,including your chance to meet the top actors and directors invited, and more!

All films are inRomanian with English subtitles. Screenings will take place at:
Curzon Soho (99 Shaftesbury Avenue, London W1D 5DY) between Thu 28 Nov – Sun 1 Dec 2013
Buy tickets here: http://www.curzoncinemas.com/rff ; Tel. 0330 500 1331
Tickets: £13.75/£11.55 cineaste and rising star – free for icon and auteur
(see Curzon membership scheme http://www.curzoncinemas.com/membership/membersbenefits.aspx)

EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development – One Exchange Square, London EC2A 2JN) on Mon 2 Dec 2013
Book your free seats here: www.ebrd.com/pages/news/events/happy-funerals.shtml; e-mail: EBRDevents@ebrd.com before 28 Nov.

The Romanian Film Festival in London is organised by Profusion International Creative Consultancy, in partnership with The National Centre of Cinematography in Romania and Curzon Cinemas. This project is supported by The Ministry of Foreign Affairs – The Department for Romanians AbroadEmbassy of Romania to the UKROMANi-ONLiNE.co.ukand EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development).

Sponsors: LebaraLevenes SolicitorsO2AlbinuțaEuroTopAutobocaProdan Romanian Cultural FoundationBlue AirDiaspora românească

Widely viewed as a celebration of Romania and its spirit, the RFF is supported both by the UK-Romanian community, and various British and Romanian organisations. RFF is a not-for-profit enterprise, functioning with the help of grants and sponsorship from our friends and supporters.

The 10th Romanian Film Festival in London
Thu 28 Nov – Mon 2 Dec 2013

About Soho Shorts

We celebrate the wealth of talent working across all genres of short format productions. For us that means anything under 45minutes including fiction, factual, animation, music video, and digital content in every degree. Year round Soho Shorts helps curate programme across the UK and internationally. Contact us if you want to team up.


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