Pororoca

Romania, France, 2017, 152’

Director

Constantin Popescu

Producer

Liviu Mărghidan, Lissandra Haulica

Scenario

Constantin Popescu

Rights Holder

Wide

DOP

Liviu Mărghidan

Cast

Bogdan Dumitrache, Iulia Lumânare, Adela Mărghidan, Ştefan Răuş, Constantin Dogioiu, Elvira Deatcu

Production

Scharf Film, Irrévérence Films

Cristina and Bogdan are a happily married couple and have two children, Maria and Ilie (5 and a half and 7 years old). They are in their thirties, live in a Romanian city, in a nice apartment. He works at a bank, she is an accountant. Their life is the ordinary life of a couple with kids. One Sunday morning, while Bogdan is with the children in the park near their apartment and Cristina is doing some cleaning in the apartment, Maria goes missing. An event that instantly changes the life of the family.

HONORS
2017. San Sebastian IFF (Spain) – Silver Seashell for Best Actor
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Constantin Popescu

Romanian fim director, writer and script writer. Born in 1973 in Bucharest, Romania. His feature fims TALES FROM THE GOLDEN AGE (2009), PORTRAIT OF THE FIGHTER AS A YOUNG MAN (2010), PRINCIPLES OF LIFE (2010) were screened at international fim festivals, including Cannes and Berlin IFFs, and won numerous awards.

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