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953 Ratings

Police, Adjective

Poliţist, adjectiv

Directed by Corneliu Porumboiu
Romania, 2009


Cristi is a policeman who refuses to arrest a young man who offers hashish to two of his school mates. Cristi believes that the law will change, he does not want the life of a young man to be a burden on his conscience. For his superior the word conscience has a different meaning…

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Police, Adjective Directed by Corneliu Porumboiu

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2009 | 2 wins including: FIPRESCI Prize (Un Certain Regard)

Village Voice Film Poll

2009 | 2 nominations including: Best Supporting Actor

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2009 | 2 nominations including: Best Film

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