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Strigoi -- A folk lore murder mystery with comedy and horror and chickens.

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Faye Jackson (writer)
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When the villagers killed Constantin Tirescu, they thought it was justice. Vlad Cozma thinks it was murder. Now Constantin thinks pickles might go nice with blood. See more »
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When the villagers killed Constantin Tirescu, they thought it was justice. Vlad Cozma thinks it was murder. Now Constantin thinks pickles might go nice with blood. | Add synopsis »
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Strigoi DVD Review
 (From HeyUGuys. 23 August 2011, 8:15 AM, PDT)

This week's new DVD & Blu-ray
 (From The Guardian - Film News. 19 August 2011, 4:08 PM, PDT)

Strigoi: The Undead - DVD review
 (From 24FramesPerSecond. 8 August 2011, 12:22 PM, PDT)

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A Funny, Surreal, Creepy Mystery See more (15 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Catalin Paraschiv ... Vlad Cozma

Rudy Rosenfeld ... Nicolae Cozma (Vlad's grandfather) (as Rudi Rosenfeld)
Constantin Barbulescu ... Constantin Tirescu

Roxana Guttman ... Ileana Tirescu
Camelia Maxim ... Mara Tomsa
Adrian Donea ... Mara's Husband
Dan Popa ... Tudor (the priest)
Vlad Jipa ... Octav
Zane Jarcu ... Stefan
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mircea Nicola ... Vasile
Neculai Relu Stingaciu ... Petre
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Directed by
Faye Jackson 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Faye Jackson  writer

Produced by
Rey Muraru .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Kathinka Minthe 
 
Film Editing by
Faye Jackson 
 
Casting by
Florin Kevorkian 
Andrei Rusu 
 
Production Design by
Grigore Purcariu 
 
Makeup Department
Carmen Bala .... key hair stylist
Rebecca Cain .... prosthetic technician
Dora Codita .... key makeup artist
Nicola Frost .... special makeup effects artist
Dan Frye .... prosthetic technician
Vesna Giordano .... prosthetic technician
Chris Kearey .... prosthetics moulder
Kristyan Mallett .... special makeup effects supervisor
Leah Mercieca .... prosthetic technician
Mario Rusescu .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Lucia Pavlovschi .... unit production manager (as Lucia Maghiar)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Radu Barbulescu .... first assistant director
Hany El-Sayed .... third assistant director
Letitia Rosculet .... second assistant director
 
Sound Department
Pavel Cuzuioc .... sound recordist
Jack Gillies .... supervising sound editor
Cozma Marius-serban .... boom operator
James Seddon .... dolby consultant
Peter Shaw .... dialogue editor
Chris Treble .... assistant sound re-recording mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Lupsa Armand .... electrician
Nica Constantin .... focus puller
Fericean Cosmin .... Steadicam operator
Liviu Cosor .... electrician
Daniel Laurentiu Moraru .... grip
Ivan Giany Roberto .... first assistant camera: second unit
 
Casting Department
Ciprian Iamandache .... extras casting
 
Editorial Department
Mark Wright .... negative cutter
 
Transportation Department
Vali Georgescu .... transportation coordinator
Edi Grosu .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Mircea Ghinescu .... script supervisor
Florin Gon .... location unit manager
Cristi Hulea .... production assistant
Viorela Teodoru .... production secretary
 

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105 min
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12 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
A Funny, Surreal, Creepy Mystery, 20 April 2012
Author: bradleedjohnson from Austin, TX

It is well written, well directed, and well acted.

This isn't a knee slapper. It isn't an in your face "Boo!" fest. It doesn't make your skin crawl like a Hannibal Lector. It isn't a Sherlock Holmes mystery.

But its wry and amusing. There are scenes so odd in light of the circumstances that they stand out as surreal and yet right for some reason. The whole movie revolves around getting to the bottom of why or what this Strigoi vampire nonsense is all about.

While set in Romania the language is English and well spoken. As a native English speaker it is easy to follow along while still getting the sense of being in a foreign world -- a place where the undead still have their wrongful place in the world.

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