Romanian

  • Romanian film Child's Pose wins Berlin Golden Bear February 18, 2013

    Berlin: 'Child's Pose', a Romanian drama about a domineering mother using her social position to try to save her son from jail, won the Golden Bear for best picture at the Berlin film festival on Saturday. The movie, directed by Calin Peter Netzer and starring Luminita Gheorghiu in the central role,...
  • Romanian tale wins top Cannes prize June 20, 2007

    Cannes (France): Romanian director Cristian Mungiu won the Cannes Film Festival's top prize Palme d'Or on Sunday with 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days, a harrowing portrait of an illegal abortion in Communist-era Romania. The low-budget, naturalistic film about a student who goes through horrors to ensure that her...
  • ‘Chinese forces shoot Tibetan refugee’ October 15, 2006

    Beijing A Romanian TV station has released a video that it said shows Chinese forces fatally shooting a Tibetan refugee who was with a group of people trying to flee to Nepal in an incident that prompted an international outcry. The video from Pro TV shows a distant figure that its...