The #Romanian film Ciuleandra (1985), based on a novel by Liviu Rebreanu, is a classic Romanian story about tradition and the clash between the rural and the urban. Madalina, a peasant girl is seduced by a bourgeouis, who eventually goes insane and kills her. The name comes from the Ciuleandra dance which can immerse the players in a trance and cloud their reason. #RomanianBlouse #RomanianPopularCostume #LaBlouseRoumaine
The Fall by Tarsem Singh focuses on the imagination of a 7 year old girl, who turns classical storytelling on its head. The little actress is now 16 and studies theatre in Her was designed by the legendary Eiko Ishioka
The Rest is Silence by Nae Caramfil film about the history of Romanian cinema. The beginnings were inspired by Romanian peasants and their traditional dances. A scene in which the main actress invites the director to do the Hora.