4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  113 min.
Release Date: November 2, 2007 (limited)
DVD: June 17, 2008

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Cast: Anamaria Marinca, Laura Vasiliu, Vlad Ivanov, Alex Potocean, Luminata Gheorghiu, Adi Carauleanu

Synopsis

Otilia and Gabita share the same room in a student dormitory. They are colleagues at the University in this small town in Romania, during the last years of communism. Otilia rents a room in a cheap hotel. In the afternoon, they are going to meet a certain Mr. Bebe. Gabita is pregnant, abortion is illegal and neither of them have passed through something like this before.

4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days belongs to a larger project called Tales From the Golden Age -- a subjective history of communism in Romania told through its urban legends. The project's aim is to talk about that period with no direct reference to communism but only through different stories focused on personal options in a time of misfortunes that people had to live like normal times.

4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days is the first film of the series.

Director: Cristian Mungiu
Studio: Mongrel Media
Producer(s): Oleg Mutu, Cristian Mungiu
Screenplay: Cristian Mungiu
Official Site: www.4months3weeksand2days.com

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