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Marilena from P7 (2006)

Marilena de la P7 (original title)
Andrei, a 13 year old teenager, living on Bucharest outskirts, decides one day to steal a trolleybus in order to impress Marilena, a prostitute he fell in love with.

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Credited cast:
Aura Calarasu ...
Mama
Madalina Ghitescu ...
Marilena
Gabriel Huian ...
Andrei
Cristi Olesher
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Tatal
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Pestele
Laura Voicu
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Andrei, a 13 year old teenager, living on Bucharest outskirts, decides one day to steal a trolleybus in order to impress Marilena, a prostitute he fell in love with.

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Things you do for love.

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9 June 2006 (USA)  »

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Gia ti Marilena  »

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€35,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Revolutionary Cinema
3 October 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is one of the most amazing films I have ever seen.

I saw it in Milan in September 2006 and it became one of these very rare moments where I felt an electric force with the people sitting next to me in the theatre.

We all sat glued to the screen as the story unfolded and I realised I was watching something very very special.

The script is superb, the performances are amazingly natural, the hand-held camera is flawless and the editing is super-slick.

All things considered, this film effectively blew my mind.

The fact that it is 45 minutes long may not suit traditional time slots.

But this film is as long as it needs to be.

I hope you are as lucky as me and get to see it.


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