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Directed by Călin Peter Netzer
Romania, France, 2003


When a child steals candles from the cemetery, in order to provide some light means for his family sheltered into a damp basement of a block of flats.

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Maria Directed by Călin Peter Netzer

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2003 | 3 wins including: Best Actress (Bronze Leopard)

2003 | Special Mention: Youth Jury Award

European Film Awards

2003 | Nominee: European Actress

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