The Cultural Association Metropolis is organizing the Outdoor Cinema event this summer in the major cities around the country. In Bucharest the open air screenings for the Outdoor Cinema festival have already started in Tineretului Park, and will end on August 18.
The program includes both international and Romanian productions that have featured in recent film festivals. Bucharest audience will be able to watch three successful recent films by Romanian directors – ‘Loverboy’ (directed by Catalin Mitulescu, Romania, 2011 , ‘La source des femmes’ (directed by Radu Mihaileanu, Belgium-Italy co-production, 2012 – in official competition at Cannes 2011, nominated for a Cesar in 2012) and ‘the Phantom Father’ (directed by Lucian Georgescu, Romania, 2011 – films in competition at the Festival Montreal).
Admission to each screening is free, but a maximum of 800 seats are available. The organizers claim that the most up to date equipment for outdoor screenings will be used and promise a spectacular experience, with a 120 m2 screen, 17,000 lumen projector and state of the art Dolby sound.
The full program of screenings and locations can be found on the event website and on Facebook/Cinemainaerliber.