IULIAN. a True Story

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IULIAN. a True Story

Directed By
Alex Mironescu

Production Country
Romania

Production year
2014

Runtime
9:10 min

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Synopsis

Iulian spent his teenager life at an orphanage, in which he found himself at the age of ten. Because of the bad treatment he endured, he decided to run away wanting to escape and to build a new life on his own. He will choose Bucharest as his destination. Here he will make new friends who will try to help him, involving their families into the process. But will he succeed?

Director's short bio

Alex Mironescu (b. 1987) is a Romanian filmmaker, journalist and broadcasting media producer. He graduated a M.A. in Advertising & P.R. Campaigns Strategy at the University of Bucharest and currently he studies Film Directing at Sint Lukas - School of the Arts, in Brussels - Belgium. He started his film studies at The National University of Theatre and Film "I.L. Caragiale", in Bucharest - Romania, where he did his 1st short documentary film "IULIAN. a True Story", which brought him his first nomination at the GOPO (Romanian Film Industry) Awards, for the best short doc of 2014.

Film Participations Awards

STUDENT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Rijeka, Croatia
May 28, 2014
World Premiere

BALKAN FILM&FOOD FESTIVAL
Pogradec, Albania
September 5, 2014
Albanian Premiere

DOCUART FEST
Bucharest, Romania
October 2, 2014
Won Best Cinematography

ASTRA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Sibiu, Romania
October 8, 2014
The Official National Premiere

ALTER-NATIVE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Targu-Mures, Romania
November 6, 2014

SREBRENA TRAKA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Srebrenica, Bosnia & Hertegovina
November 28, 2014
Bosnia & Hertegovina Premiere

CINEMAIUBIT INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL
Bucharest, Romania
December 4, 2014

CLUJ SHORTS ISFF
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
March 28, 2015

ROMANIAN FILM INDUSTRY “GOPO” AWARDS
Bucharest- Romania
March 30, 2015
Best short-documentary of 2014 – nomination

GO SHORT ISFF
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
April 12, 2015
Dutch Premiere

SOUTH-EASTERN EUROPE CINEMA SCHOOLS FESTIVAL
Istanbul, Turkey
April 28, 2015
Turkish Premiere

EUROPEAN FILM FESTIVAL
Bucharest, Romania
May 9, 2015

FREIBURG FILM FORUM
Freiburg, Germany
May 12, 2015
German Premiere

IN THE PALACE ISFF
Balchik -BULGARIA
July 3, 2015
Bulgarian Premiere

NOMAD FILM FESTIVAL
Oslo – Norway,
September 19, 2015
Won the 3rd prize

FILMETS BADALONA FILM FESTIVAL
Barcelona – Spain,
November 20th-29th, 2015
Best Short Doc – nomination & Spanish Premiere

Cast & Team

Director:  Alex Mironescu
Producer:  Alex Mironescu (U.N.A.T.C.)
Cinematographer:  Zoran Simulov
Editor:  Maria Salomia
Sound:  Maria Salomia
Music:  Alexander Balanescu
Cast:  Iulian Badea

Technical Specs

Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Sound Format: Stereo

 

Critiques and comments

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