One day, Ion, a 75-year-old Romanian man, accidentally receives a Medal of Honor for some “heroic” actions back in the World War II—a time he barely remembers. The medal forces Ion to reconsider his whole life. Maybe his life has a meaning.
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Although I'm fed up with the fact that Romanian directors revolve around the same basic theme within their films lately - the communist regime that is - I must admit I've enjoyed seeing this one. Romanian cinematography is alive and kickin'. yeah, baby.