Public screening of Woods – short film by Radu Zaporojan

On 21st of May 2014, at National Library, Alternative Cinema has screened the short film WOODS (15 minutes), made by a local student and young filmmaker – Radu Zaporojan. Synopsis: A man wakes up in the middle of the Woods. He tries to get out of it while remembering what happened the night before. “The Woods” of his memories and action are overwhelming him. . Immediately after the screening, film…

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Old Believers by Dumitru Grosei

A public screening, for the first time in Moldova, has taken place on 26th March. The documentary film, Old Believers is winner of the Diploma of Distinction at the Award Ceremony of UCIN Romania, in 2002 and selected at many other film festivals. It was directed by Moldovan director Dumitru Grosei (Cinematography by Oleg Mutu, Vadim Hâncu and Radu Zara). STAROVERII (Old Believers)- (52 min.) Immediately after the screening, film critic Marin Turea has presented a study…

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The short films of Grigore Bechet

On 19th March, at the National Library, Alternative Cinema has screened 3 short films of young Moldovan director Grigore Bechet.    O ZI DIN VIAȚA UNEI ROȘII – (4.32′) (tr.: A Day in the Life of a Tomato) MOTIVAȚIE TRANSCEDENTALĂ – (2.28′) (tr.: Transcendental Motivation) SRGHI Survivor – (3.45′)       Immediately after the screening, film critic Marin Turea has presented a study of the film. Afterwards, free discussions with the audience…

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2nd Floor by Dumitru Țurcanu

An independent short film, produced with a totally low budget, has been screened by Alternative Cinema at the National Library. The film is directed by Moldovan director Dumitru Țurcan, it is called ”The 2nd Floor” and has a duration of 34 minutes.             Dumitru Țurcan – the director Immediately after the screening, film critic Marin Turea has presented a study of the film. Afterwards, free discussions…

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A mother from the kingdom of shadows

A short documentary film, directed by young Moldovan filmmaker, living in Iași, Violeta Gorgos, has been screened by Alternative Cinema at the National Library in Chișinău. The film, titled ”A Mother from the Kingdom of Shadows” (original title: O mamă din împărăția umbrelor), with the length of 28 minutes, tells about the life of a mother in a prison from Rusca village, Hâncești. An issue that for most of us…

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