Romanian Films Nights is back for its second season from 22-24 February 2018 at The Yard.
Romanian Film Nights is a project founded by three Romanian fellows living and working in Dubai with the common passion for film. The project is non-profit and aims to generate awareness about Romanian culture and its identity and showcase the latest in Romanian film. This year, the Romanian Film Nights will feature three critically acclaimed films starting with The Anniversary by Dan Chisu, followed by Two Lottery Tickets by Paul Negoescu and finalizing the program with Billion Star Hotel by Alecs Nastoiu.
The program is hosted by Alserkal Avenue and co-presented by Cinema Akil.
Find out more about the screenings:
22 February | 7:30PM
Billion Star Hotel
2016 | Romania | Romanian | Drama | PG | 92 min
Director: Alecs Nastoiu
A little homeless boy, learns how things are going in real life, from his mentor, Papa Rudi.
23 February | 7PM
Two Lottery Tickets (Doua Lozuri)
Directed by: Paul Negoescu
2016 | Romania | Romanian | Comedy | PG | 86 min
Dinel, Sile and Pompiliu, three men from a provincial town, win the big lottery prize, but very soon the lottery
ticket gets lost, so the three characters start a journey to recover it.
24 February | 7PM
The Anniversary (Aniversarea)
Directed by: Dan Chisu
2017 | Romania | French, Romanian | Drama | PG | 100 min
At Radu Maligan's 94th anniversary the family members and the former colleagues of the old man come to his birthday party. Everything gets complicated when half of the guests try to convince Radu to confess his sins to a priest, while the others think that no one should be forced to do something beyond their will.
EVENTS THAT MIGHT INTEREST YOU
FIELD MEETING Take 6: Thinking Collections | Asia Contemporary Art WeekAlserkal Avenue
Children's Photography Workshop | Hunting for MonochromesJean-Paul Najar Foundation (JPNF)
JPNF Guided Exhibition Tours | In English, Arabic & FrenchJean-Paul Najar Foundation (JPNF)
Tharawat Talk | The Green Economy - Profitability through Sustainability in the Era of Climate ChangeTharawat Space, Unit 19, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz Ind. 1, Dubai