This film was inspired by a chapter from the Quran. It is a post-apocalyptic story set in a world where those that survive, are divided between the remnants of cities and agricultural zones... See full summary »
"Fragments of Gabi" consists of a series of ambiguous excerpts from the uneventful life of Gabi, a Romanian mother adrift in a rootless urban landscape. The film follows her for 36 hours, ... See full summary »
Hawaii is a story on the struggle of inheriting $3 million in communist-era Romania when owning $1 could mean losing your freedom and touches on the theme of how money could buy if not happiness, at least the freedom to choose unhappiness.
On a cold winter's day, a young woman travels from the countryside to an address in the city, that she's never been to before. There, she hopes to get something that may affect her future. Raisa sets off at the break of dawn to the bus stop. A long bus journey takes her to the city, and to a stranger's house. It is a fateful journey into the unknown. An older woman opens the door. No appointment? You could have at least called. No need to pay, they're for free. But Raisa is put on a waiting list. A meticulously rendered, deeply insightful portrayal of a crucial moment in the life of a survivor.Written by