Program

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Psychology Corner, Building 420-040 (Jordan Hall), Stanford Univ, CA 9430 (map)

6:00pm – 9:00 pm
AFERIM!  by Radu Jude
drama, Romania, 2015, 1h 48min

Panel: “XIXth Century Reconstitution- history, literature, music, design”
Guest speakers : Ioanida Costache, PhD Candidate Musicology Stanford University, Maria Comsa, PhD’14 French Literature Stanford University Camelia Skikos, Designer/Professor of Fashion Design AAU, moderator Florentina Mocanu-Schendel 
PhD’12 Drama/Theatre Arts and Performance Studies, Stanford University

Friday, April 21, 2017
Fine Arts Building, Coppola Theater, San Francisco State Univ.,
1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, CA 94132 (map)

6:15 pm – 6:40 pm
Opening Night / Introduction

Guest: Dana Beldiman, Honorary Consul of Romania in San Francisco

6:45 – 9:00 pm

DOGS by Bogdan Mirica, 
drama, thriller, Romania, 2016, 1h 44min
Q&A with director Bodgan Mirica

Festival’s Reception

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Fine Arts Building, Coppola Theater, San Francisco State Univ.,
1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, CA 94132 (map)

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
THE NETWORK by Claudiu Mitcu

documentary, Romania, 2014, 1h 2min

3:30 – 5:00 pm
THE FOREST by Sinisa Dragin
documentary, Romania&Serbia, 2009, 1h 12min

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm 
DINNER BREAK 

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
TWO LOTTERY TICKETS by Paul Negoescu
comedy, Romania, 2016, 1h 26min

7:45 pm – 10:00 pm 
DOUBLE by Catrinel Danaiata
drama, 2016, Romania, 1h 40min
Q&A with actress Maria Dinulescu 

Sunday, April 23, 2017
Bishop Auditorium, 518 Memorial Way, Stanford Univ., CA 94305 (map)

1:00 pm – 1:15 pm 
RAISA, by Pavel Cuzuioc
short film, drama, Moldova, 2016, 15min

1:20 pm – 2:25 pm
THE NETWORK by Claudiu Mitcu
documentary, Romania, 2014, 1h 2min

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
DOGS by Bogdan Mirica,
drama, thriller, Romania, 2016, 1h 44min
Q&A with director Bodgan Mirica

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Panel: “DILEMMAS, DECISIONS, DESTINIES – from the imaginary to the virtual realm
Guests: actress Maria Dinulescu, director Bogdan Mirica, Cosana Eram, Associate Professor, University of the Pacific, Steven Kovacs, Professor, San Francisco State University. Moderator: Florentina Mocanu-Schendel PhD’12 Drama/Theatre Arts and Performance Studies, Stanford University

6:30  pm – 9:00 pm
GRADUATION by Cristian Mungiu
drama, Romania, 2016, 2h 8min
Q&A with actor Adrian Titieni 

Monday, April 24, 2017
105 North Gate Hall (corner of Hearst Avenue and Euclid),
Graduate School of Journalism, UC Berkeley  (map)

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
THE FIXER by Adrian Sitaru
drama, Romania, 2016, 1h 40min
Q&A with actor Adrian Titieni 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
San Francisco Art Institute, Studio 8,
800 Chestnut St., San Francisco, CA 94133 (map)

4: 15 pm – 7: 00 pm
GRADUATION by Cristian Mungiu
drama, Romania, 2016, 2h 8min
Q&A with actor Adrian Titieni
Moderator Florentina Mocanu
Screening courtesy of Prof. Christopher Coppola, Director of Film Program, SFAI
classroom workshop event, open to SFAI students

Friday, April 21, 2017
Humanities Bldg, Room 169, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 (map)

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AFERIM! by Radu Jude
Q&A with special guest Prof. Doru Pop
screening courtesy of Georgiana Galateanu, Continuing Lecturer, Romanian Language, Literature, and Civilization, Dept. of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Languages and Cultures, UCLA

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit the festival’s website for the most updated information. All films will be screened in Romanian with English subtitles. Seating is limited, please arrive early. Viewers discretion is advised. Some movies may contain disturbing images.