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The Rest is Silence (2007)
"Restul e tacere" (original title)

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In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible ... See full summary »

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Grigore 'Grig' Ursache
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Leon Negrescu
Mirela Zeta ...
Emilia
Sandu Mihai Gruia ...
Iancu Ursache
Valentin Popescu ...
Catargiu
Nicu Mihoc ...
Anton Vorbula
Gavril Patru ...
The Cameraman
Silviu Biris ...
Raoul
Vlad Zamfirescu ...
Nutu Ferefide
Samuel Tastet ...
Raymond Duffin
Florin Zamfirescu ...
Colonel Guta - Chief of Police
Alexandru Hasnas ...
King Carol I
Ioana Bulca ...
Aristizza
Eric Coustaud ...
Leroy
Constantin Dita ...
Art Student
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In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible screen adaptation of the real Independence War that had been fought in 1877. Now, "Restul e tacere" tells us, in a loose and half-fictionalized way, the story of this movie making. Written by Mihnea Columbeanu

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7 March 2008 (Romania)  »

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The Rest is Silence (2007) had a budget of EUR2.43m and is the most expensive all-Romanian movie ever made.[2008] See more »

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Carol I: A "director"...?... So what the hell does this child do?
Grig: Me, I reign, Sire!
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Small fragment of a huge mirror
28 October 2008 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

Story of a movie. Story of a Romanian society and the image of movie-adventure. A film about small things, warm, nostalgic, like a spring day.A comedy but, in same time, description of a fight. Old fashion atmosphere and subjective view. And large circles of collective memory. A film about present with words of past.Simple, naive and natural, classic and childish, cruel analysis of a victory and scene of soft discover of national modernity's roots. Ioana Bulca in a impressive come-back. Marius Florea Vizante as brilliant pioneer. And the ash of a lost time. A film about the deep images of soul. Piece of self-definition. A sort of game out of gray reality. A movie. About sense of art, fight, success, fame and truth. Small fragment of a huge mirror.


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