Film

Film

Our film promotion activity consists inter alia of participation in major festivals, special screenings, exhibitions, minifestivals, information packages and professional representation. And of course there is the Cinematheque. The Romanian Cinematheque.

We can see the forest by the trees and the sea by the waves, including cinematic waves. Celebrated film-makers like Puiu, Urșianu, Mungiu, Porumboiu, Pintilie, Caranfil, Pița, Veroiu, Săucan, Giurgiu, and many others – they are all permanent residents of our cinematic programme. Our film promotion activity consists inter alia of participation in major festivals, special screenings, exhibitions, minifestivals, information packages and professional representation. And of course there is the Cinematheque. The Romanian Cinematheque.

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.

 The Romanian Cinematheque takes you One Step Behind the Seraphim

The Romanian Cinematheque takes you One Step Behind the Seraphim

"One Step Behind the Seraphim", Daniel Sandu’s feature debut, has its UK premiere at the Romanian Cinematheque. The intensity of the performances, with a towering performance by Romanian New Wave star Vlad Ivanov, the documentary-like realism and the controversial subject make the film one of the most striking Romanian...

26/06/2018 @ Romanian Cultural Institute London, 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH

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Trei filme româneşti la Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

Trei filme româneşti la Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

România va fi prezentă pentru al doilea an consecutiv la cel mai mare festival de film din Irlanda, unde vor fi proiectate trei producţii româneşti. Conferinţa de presă oficială va avea loc pe 2 februarie 2012, când va fi anunţat şi întregul program al festivalului. Aşadar, încă nu putem dezvălui care...

16 - 26/02/2012 @ Dublin, Ireland
The Way I Spent the End of the World @ Romanian Cinematheque

The Way I Spent the End of the World @ Romanian Cinematheque

The screening will be followed by a Skype Q&A session with award-winning director Cătălin Mitulescu and film journalist Edward Lawrenson Set during Ceauşescu's final year of reign in Romania, The Way I Spent the End of the World is a charmingly told story about a 17-year-old girl Eva and her 7 year old brother, Lalalilu. One...

14/12/2011 @ ICR Londra, 1 Belgrave Square
The Contest by Dan Piţa @ Romanian Cinemateque

The Contest by Dan Piţa @ Romanian Cinemateque

We invite you to the screening of Dan Piţa's iconic film The Contest, which tells the story of an outdoor competition that gradually turns into a perilous expedition through the labyrinths of conscience. Introduced by film journalist Edward Lawrenson Leading Romanian director Dan Piţa turns an orientation contest in a forest...

24/11/2011 @ 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH
Cork Film Festival in Ireland focuses on Romanian Cinema

Cork Film Festival in Ireland focuses on Romanian Cinema

Between 7 - 13 November 2011, the audience with an interest in Romanian cinema can check on Corona Cork Film festival, one of Ireland’s premier cultural events established in 1956. The festival has enjoyed a steady growth in scale, in numbers of admissions and guests, in reputation, or media coverage, and has developed an ever-increasing...

07 - 13/11/2011 @ Cork, Ireland
Iulia Rugina and her thought-provoking

Iulia Rugina and her thought-provoking

Although it's not Christmas yet, director Iulia Rugina will attend the 2011 European Psychoanalytic Film Festival with her Stuck on Christmas, a film about small gestures, big stories and ordinary people. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with Iulia Rugina and Helen Taylor Robinson, chaired by Laura...

04/11/2011 @ BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London
The Film of A Generation: Boogie @ Romanian Cinematheque

The Film of A Generation: Boogie @ Romanian Cinematheque

Do not miss Radu Muntean’s Boogie, one of the best films of the young generation of Romanian directors! Boogie is a film about people in their 30's who try to reconcile marriage and partying, freedom and responsibilities, teenage and adulthood.   The screening will be followed by a Q&A session with acclaimed actress...

27/10/2011 @ 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH
BFI London Film Festival featuring Romanian animated documentary

BFI London Film Festival featuring Romanian animated documentary

We are proud to support director Anca Damian’s presence at the 55th edition of the BFI London Film Festival and her British premiere of Crulic – The Path to Beyond, an animated feature highly praised for its beautiful artwork and powerful story. Narrated from beyond the grave by its main protagonist, Crulic - The Path...

14 - 16/10/2011 @ BFI London Film Festival
Sunday at Six @ Romanian Cinematheque

Sunday at Six @ Romanian Cinematheque

Romania | 1965 | 76 min | dir: Lucian Pintilie | cast: Irina Petrescu, Dan Nutu, Gratiela Albini, Eugenia Bosanceanu. In Romanian with English subtitles. A rare chance to see Lucian Pintilie's debut film Sunday at Six (1965), set in the 1940s, during the buildup of the Romanian People’s Republic. Sunday at Six...

29/09/2011 @ Romanian Cultural Institute London, 1 Belgrave Square
The New Romanian Cinema arrives in Iceland

The New Romanian Cinema arrives in Iceland

Focus on Romania @ Reykjavik International Film Festival 24 September - 2 October 2011   After Belfast, Dublin and London, Reykjavik is our next stop in 2011! Be prepared to alight in the world of New Romanian Cinema as Reykjavik International Film Festival (RIFF) has a focus on Romania this year. This is a project organised...

24/09 - 02/10/2011 @ Reykjavik, Iceland
HRH The Prince of Wales Visits 1 Belgrave Square

HRH The Prince of Wales Visits 1 Belgrave Square

HRH the Prince of Wales attends the 'British Painters in Transylvania' exhibition to mark the opening of the 'Transylvania Festival' I 13 May 2014, 1 Belgrave Square     ...

@ 1 Belgrave Square, London
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