DIRECTOR: Andreea Bortun
130 minutes | Roumania, France, SLOVENIA
Lavinia, a single mother, is trying to make a better living for her and her son, in a poor Romanian village. On her own terms.She’s impulsive, she miscalculates, she doesn’t know very well how to love. When she gets a job in Marseille, she has to leave her son behind. While she’s away, he grows into a man.
Production: Atelier de Film, Films de Force Majeure, Perfo d.o.o.
Release: Planned for 2024
Romania CNC Romania (dev. & prod.), Sebastian Stan (equity investor US), MEDIA Creative Europe, Romanian Cultural Administration Fund (TETA), DACIN SARA – Society of Romanian Audiovisual (Transilvania Pitch Stop Award), Goethe Institut,
France CNC (Cinémas du monde), Région Sud (dev. & prod.)
Slovenia Slovenian Film Fund)
Writer & Director Andreea Bortun
Script Doctor Matthieu Taponier
Producers Gabi Suciu, Jean-Laurent Csinidis, Ales Pavlin
Sound 5.1, stéréo
Length 130 minutes
Transilvania Pitch Stop Award, TIFF, Toronto, Canada