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Pororoca

Pororoca

Ελληνική Πρεμιέρα / Greek Premiere
Μυθοπλασία / Fiction, Ρουμανία – Γαλλία / Romania – France, 2017, 152 ́ DCP, Έγχρ. / Color, Με ήχο / Sound, Ρουμανικά / Romanian

Σκηνοθεσία / Direction Constantin Popescu Σενάριο / Screenplay Constantin Popescu Φωτογραφία / Cinematography Liviu Marghidan Μοντάζ / Editing Corina Stavila Ηθοποιοί / Cast Bogdan Dumitrache, Iulia Lumanare, Costin Dogioiu, Stefan Raus, Adela Marghidan Παραγωγός / Producer Liviu Marghidan, Lissandra Haulica Προέλευση ταινίας / Film Source Wide Management

Cristina and Tudor Ionescu have founded a happy family with their two children, Maria and Ilie. He works for a phone company and she is an accountant. They are in their thirties and live in a nice apartment in a Romanian town. They live the life of an ordinary couple with their children. But one Sunday morning when Tudor takes his kids to the park, Maria disappears. Their lives abruptly change forever.

Constantin Popescu

Constantin Popescu began his career with the short films The Apartment (2004), A Lineman’s Cabin (2006), Water (2007) and The Yellow Smiley Face (2008), which participated in and won awards at the major international festivals. In 2009, he directed the fragment “Pig” of Christian Mungiu’s Tales from the Golden Age. His first feature film, Portrait of the Fighter as a Young Man, was selected for the Berlin Forum 2010. With the second, Principles of Life, he participated in Zabaltegi-New Directors in San Sebastian, also in 2010. Pororoca is his third feature film.


The 9th Athens Avant-Garde Film Festival is carried out in the context of “Cinephilia in the New Age II” which is funded by the European Union — European Regional Development Fund (Operational Programme ROP ATTIKI of NSRF 2014-2020). All actions are carried out under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports.