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THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF NICOLAE CEAUSESCU

Romania, a dictator is simply an artist who is able to fully put into practice his egotism. It is a mere question of aesthetic level (MIFF 0, States of Dissent)

Director: Andrei Ujica

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