Synopsis

We gladly present the short film “Old, Luxurious Flat Located in an Ultra-Central, Desirable Neighborhood”, signed by Sebastian Mihăilescu. The roles were played by the actors Iulian Postelnicu, Maria Popistașu and Claudiu Dumitru.

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Directed by: Sebastian Mihăilescu
Producer: UNATC
Script: Andrei Epure, Sebastian Mihăilescu
Cast: Iulian Postelnicu, Maria Popistașu, Claudiu Dumitru
Cinematography: Eduard Pârvu
Editor: Sorin Baican
Sound: Dragoș Mărgineanu
Category: short film
Duration: 19 min.
Year: 2016

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Synopsis

A middle-class couple from Bucharest try to maintain their relationship while losing their material comfort with the worsening of the economic crisis.

More details:

Radu (Iulian Postelnicu) and Ioana (Maria Popistașu), try to maintain their relationship while losing their material comfort with the worsening of the economic crisis. Ioana goes to see an old friend from the college, who will buy her car, while Radu is waiting anxiously for the result of this meeting.

Festivals/Awards:

  • Locarno 2016 – Pardi di Domani, New Directors / NEW
  • Films Film Society of Lincoln Center – New York 2017, GO
  • Short IFF Nijmegen 2017
  • Hong Kong IFF 2017
  • Poitiers IFF 2018
  • Nahal International Student Short Film Festival 2018
  • Mons International Love IFF 2017, The Brave Balkans
  • Auteur IFF 2016
  • Best of Locarno – Montreal, Anonimul IFF 2016
  • Arkadia 2016
  • Next IFF 2016
  • Romanian Film Retrospective Edition 7, Arad, September 26, 2018
  • Poitiers Film Festival/Romanian Focus (2018)

Articles:

  • “Old Luxurious Flat Located in an Ultra-central, Desirable Neighborhood”, selected at Locarno: aarc.ro