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CRISTIAN NEMESCU SHORTS

Romania, 2008 (MIFF 2008, Romanian Wave)

Director: Cristian Nemescu

CRISTIAN NEMESCU SHORTS

Promising young Romanian director Cristian Nemescu was killed in a car crash in late 2006, while his debut feature California Dreamin' was in post-production. Three of Nemescu's lively shorts are collected here as a tribute to the director.

Marilena from P7 - On a rooftop in Bucharest, young Andrei spies Marilena, a prostitute with a tragic beauty that stands out from the rest, and immediately, he's smitten.

D Cristian Nemescu P Ada Solomon S Tudor Voican L Romanian w/English subtitles TD 35mm/2006/45mins

Mihai & Cristina - Mihai's innocent profession of love for Cristina finds him fall prey to a pimp, a dominatrix and a throng of sex-starved women.

D Cristian Nemescu P Nicoleta Daraban S Tudor Voican L Romanian w/English subtitles TD 35mm/2001/15mins

C Block Story - In C Block, a young man's awkward attempt to get the attention of a girl in an elevator has surprising consequences.
D/P/S Cristian Nemescu L Romanian w/English subtitles TD 35mm/2002/15mins

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