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Film

Among our various, diverse range of partners from the film industry are BFI London Film Festival, East End Film Festival, Edinburgh & Dublin & Reykjavik International Film Festivals, as well as London International Documentary Festival, New Europe Film Festival or European Psychoanalytic Film Festival.

Berthelot: A French General for Romania

Berthelot: A French General for Romania

Henri Mathias Berthelot (1861–1931), often referred to as the French general with a Romanian heart, is remembered this December at London’s Institut français, as part of the Ciné Lumière programme. Join us for the UK premiere of the “General Henri Mathias Berthelot. The Battle for Romania”...

11/12/2018 @ Institut français du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2DT

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The Romanian Cinematheque is doing “Eastern Business”

The Romanian Cinematheque is doing “Eastern Business”

The series of new Romanian productions presented at our Cinematheque resumes en force with the UK premiere of “Eastern Business” (Afacerea Est), the irresistibly funny, bittersweet comedy directed by Igor Cobileanski,  which portrays two very different characters, a choir singer and a construction worker, drawn together by...

07/06/2017 @ Romanian Cultural Institute London, 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH
Documents of Youth: Teenage Drama 'The World Is Mine' at the Romanian Cinematheque

Documents of Youth: Teenage Drama 'The World Is Mine' at the Romanian Cinematheque

We are excited to host, at our Cinematheque, one of the most praised debuts of the last years, Nicolae Constantin Tănase’s disturbing, pessimistic 'The World is Mine'. The intensity of the performances, the documentary-like realism and the relevance of the topic make it one of the most poignant films about growing up in the...

26/04/2017 @ Romanian Cultural Institute London, 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH
'Cinema, Mon Amour' Opens the 2017 Programme of the Romanian Cinematheque

'Cinema, Mon Amour' Opens the 2017 Programme of the Romanian Cinematheque

'Cinema, Mon Amour', one of the recent outstanding Romanian documentaries, will have its London premiere at our Romanian Cinematheque. The film is an homage to a life spent in a cinema and a life lived (literally and metaphorically) through cinema. "Cinema, Mon Amour follows the story of Victor Purice - manager, former...

29/03/2017 @ RCI London
Cristian Mungiu’s 'Graduation' at Dublin International Film Festival

Cristian Mungiu’s 'Graduation' at Dublin International Film Festival

Over the past few years, the biggest film festival in Ireland – and our oldest partner across the Irish Sea - has celebrated Romanian cinema & film-makers through numerous projections, Q&A sessions and special events. At this year’s edition, the Irish cinephiles will discover Cristian Mungiu’s praiseful...

26/02/2017 @ Dublin
Anamaria Marinca: the Art and Craft of Acting

Anamaria Marinca: the Art and Craft of Acting

Romanian actress Anamaria Marinca joins an exquisite ensemble of film-makers who, as part of EUNIC London's 'Craft of Film', a series of events hosted by Barbican Centre and running between 22-28 February 2017, will reveal and explain the technical abilities that make cinematic magic possible.   'Craft of...

25/02/2017 @ Barbican Centre
'Toni Erdmann', a Very Special Screening

'Toni Erdmann', a Very Special Screening

We are excited to support Goethe Institute’s special screening of Maren Ade’s 'Toni Erdmann', the cinematic revelation of 2016 made with the support of Romanian producing, acting and specialist talent.   The plot follows the relationship between the career focused Ines and her joking father, who decides to pay...

25/01/2017 @ Goethe Institut, 50 Princes Gate, London, SW7 2PH.
The Dangerous Art of Voiceover: Irina Margareta Nistor in London

The Dangerous Art of Voiceover: Irina Margareta Nistor in London

We are excited to welcome to London the most famous voice of Communist cinephilia! Translator, film critic and journalist Irina Margareta Nistor, “the voice that brought Hollywood films to Communist Romania’s TV screens”, is the protagonist of a series of events that celebrate a most unique career.   11 Nov 2016,...

11 - 13/11/2016 @ RCI London, ICA and Close-up
Romanian Film Bonanza at Leeds International Film Festival

Romanian Film Bonanza at Leeds International Film Festival

With a handful of productions applauded at the biggest film festivals throughout the year, Romanian cinema is still going strong. With four of these impressive premieres in the programme – Bogdan Mirică’s 'Dogs', Radu Jude’s 'Scarred Hearts', Cristian Mungiu’s 'Graduation' and Cristi Puiu’s...

07 - 17/11/2016 @ Leeds
2016’s Most Acclaimed Romanian Films at the 60th BFI London Film Festival

2016’s Most Acclaimed Romanian Films at the 60th BFI London Film Festival

The BFI London Film Festival will be rolling out the red carpet for Romanian cinema in style: the most acclaimed Romanian directors of the moment will premiere their recent films in Britain’s grandest cinematic showcase. As our collaboration with the British Film Institute (BFI) hits the seven-year mark, we take this opportunity to...

06 - 16/10/2016 @ Various London cinemas
Revolution in Realism: Extra Screenings

Revolution in Realism: Extra Screenings

The film season 'Revolution in Realism: The New Romanian Cinema' (12 May - 14 July), organised by RCI London in partnership with the British Film Institute (BFI), continues throughout July at our Romanian Cinematheque.   Programme: 7 July, 19.00 | RCI London, free - please book your seat...

07 - 14/07/2016 @ RCI London
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