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Focus on romanian cinema

Calatorie la oras

Corneliu Porumboiu
2003 - Romania - 19mn

Screenings : monday 28 - 10:30 am - Les 400 coups S5 wednesday 30 - 4:45 pm - Les 400 coups S1 - presented by Valentin Hotea - director and professeur au département réalisation de l'UNATC friday 1 - 10:00 pm - Les 400 coups S6
Today is the birthday of the mayor of a small village who wants to have pink public toilets. As for the young computer enthusiast school teacher, he has only one desire: to bring the internet to his community. He goes off to the city with the mayor's chauffeur in a quest which is as instructive as it is turbulent…
Calatorie la oras (A Trip to the City) won awards in several festivals. It was selected in 2004 for Cinéfondation at the Cannes Film Festival, and then for the Festival Premiers Plans. He uses the same lead actor as Pe aripile vinului (Gone with the Wine), Constantin Dita, which links the two films.

Cast : Constantin Dita, Ion Sapdaru
Screenplay : Corneliu Porumboiu
Cinematography : Bogdan Talpeanu
Sound : Alex Dragomir, Sebastian Zsemlye
Editing : Roxana Szel
Music : Zdob Si Zdub

Production : Universitatea Nationala de Arta Teatrala si Cinematografica "I.L. Caragiale" (UNATC)

French distributor : UNATC