Romanian movie enters the Golden Bear competition in the Berlinale 2015

Romanian movie “Aferim!”, directed by Radu Jude, is one of the 23 films selected in the official competition of the Berlin International Film Festival 2015, which takes place between February 5-15 in Germany’s capital, according to an official announcement from the organisers.

“Aferim!” is a historical movie placed in XIX century Wallachia (Tara Romaneasca). It tells the story of a tax collector and administrator (zapciu) working for a local lord and his son in their quest to find a runaway slave. Romanian actor Teodor Corban plays the tax collector and Cuzin Toma plays the slave.

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