Synopsis

Not everything is as it seems for Cristi, a police inspector in Bucharest who plays both sides of the law. Embarking with the beautiful Gilda on a high-stakes heist, both will have to navigate the twists and turns of treachery and deception. A secret whistling language spoken on the Spanish island of LaGomera might just be what they need to pull it off. “Thrilling Romanian corrupt-cop noir” (Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian). “With all due respect to Lauren Bacall, there’s always been a bit more to whistling than putting your lips together and blowing.” (Jessica Kiang, Variety)

Friday, 29.11.2019 – 7.00 pm, Theater 6 (presented by Nicolas Wackerbarth)
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Credits

+++ Berlin Premiere +++

OT: La Gomera
Director: Corneliu Porumboiu
Screenplay: Corneliu Porumboiu
Country: Germany, France, Romania 2019
Production: 42 Km Film, Les Films du Worso, Komplizen Film
Cast: Vlad Ivanov, Catrinel Marlon, Rodica Lazar, Agustí Villaronga, Sabin Tambrea
Length: 98 min.
Language: English/Romanian/Spanish OV / German subtitles
Distribution Germany: Alamode Filmverleih
Festivals: Cannes, Cluj, Sydney, New Horizons, Toronto, Vancouver, New York, London, Chicago etc.

Official Foreign Oscar Candidate 2020 of Romania