Cristian Mungiu

Graduation

By Trevor Johnston

Romania’s Cristian Mungiu returns with another understated (and excellent) social drama.

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The five best films from the Transilvania International Film Festival 2016

By Patrick Gamble

New features from Cristi Puiu and Ali Abbasi brought a gothic flavour to this year’s festival.

Meet the filmmakers redefining the Romanian New Wave

By Dana Knight

Directors like Bogdan Mirică are challenging their national cinema’s austere image.

Graduation – first look review

By David Jenkins

The 2007 Palme d’Or winner returns to Cannes with another gripping and meticulous drama.

Beyond the Hills

By Anton Bitel

Palme d’Or winner Cristian Mungiu returns with a searing love story that riffs on both The Exorcist and Black Narcissus.

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Tales from the Golden Age

By Matt Bochenski

This anthology film is sly, wry, funny and illuminating.

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