The Death of Mr. Lăzărescu

Moartea Domnului Lăzărescu (Romania)

Synopsis:

Mr. Lăzărescu, a 63-year-old lonely man feels sick and calls the ambulance. When it arrives, the paramedic decides he should be takeen to the hospital but once there the doctors decide to send him to another hospital and then yet another...

Special screening for the 10th anniversary of this landmark classic of the New Romanian Cinema!

Festivals:
Cannes 2005 (Un Certain Regard), La Rochelle 2005, Sarajevo 2005, Toronto 2005, Rio de Janeiro 2005, Reykjavik 2005, Viena 2005, Chicago 2005, Varşovia 2005, Salonic 2005, Palm Spring 2006, Belgrad 2006
 
Awards:
Un Certain Regard Award - Cannes 2005, Special Jury Prize  - Chicago 2005, FIPRESCI Award - Palm Springs 2006
 
Directed by:
Cristi Puiu
Duration:
12h:00m
Year:
2005
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