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3.8
23 Ratings

Waiting for August

Directed by Teodora Mihai
Belgium, 2014
Documentary

Synopsis

Fifteen year old Georgiana is left to raise her 6 siblings in Bacau (Romania), since mother has to work abroad to get by. Torn between adolescence and heavy responsibilities, the teenage girl struggles to keep everyone afloat.

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Waiting for August Directed by Teodora Mihai

Awards & Festivals

European Film Awards

2014 | Nominee: European Documentary

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Documentary (Over 30 Minutes)

Magritte Awards

2015 | Nominee: Best Documentary

Valdivia International Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best International Film

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