I’m an Old Communist Hag | TIFF

I’m an Old Communist Hag

Sunt o babă comunistă (Romania)

Directed by:
Stere Gulea
Luminiţa Gheorghiu, Marian Râlea, Ana Ularu
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The story of Emilia, a 60-year old woman who lives peacefully with her husband Ţucu in a small Romanian town. The couple is overwhelmed with joy when they receive a phone call from Canada: their daughter Alice will visit them together with her American fiancé Alan. Things could not be better for Emilia, who looks forward to basking in the young couple's happiness. Moreover, Emilia, who is famous in the neighbourhood for her communist nostalgia, is asked to be part of a documentary about the extensive festivities organized on August 23.