Part one of our bumper survey of the noughties, featuring Avatar, Borat! and Requiem for a Dream.
This year’s Transylvania International Film Festival showcased a wealth of homegrown talent.
Romania’s Cristian Mungiu returns with another understated (and excellent) social drama.
New features from Cristi Puiu and Ali Abbasi brought a gothic flavour to this year’s festival.
By Dana Knight
Directors like Bogdan Mirică are challenging their national cinema’s austere image.
The 2007 Palme d’Or winner returns to Cannes with another gripping and meticulous drama.
By Anton Bitel
Palme d’Or winner Cristian Mungiu returns with a searing love story that riffs on both The Exorcist and Black Narcissus.