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12:08 East of Bucharest

A fost sau n-a fost?

Directed by Corneliu Porumboiu
Romania, 2006
Comedy, Drama


16 years after the Revolution, a local television station in Bucharest invites several guests to share their moments of glory, as they stormed city hall chanting “down with Ceaucescu!” An alcoholic history teacher and a lonely retiree are forced to answer questions from dubious viewers.

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12:08 East of Bucharest Directed by Corneliu Porumboiu

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2006 | 2 wins including: Golden Camera

2006 | Directors' Fortnight

Independent Spirit Awards

2007 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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