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4 MONTHS, 3 WEEKS AND 2 DAYS

by Cristian Mungiu

synopsis

Otilia and Gabita share the same room in a University's dormitory. They both study in a small town's University in Romania, during the last years of communism. Otilia rents a room in a scruffy hotel. They meet Mr Bebe. Gabita is pregnant; abortion is illegal. None of them has ever faced such situation before.

international title: 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
original title: 4 luni, 3 saptamini si 2 zile
country: Romania
sales agent: Wild Bunch
year: 2007
genre: fiction
directed by: Cristian Mungiu
film run: 113'
release date: IT 24/08/2007, FR 29/08/2007, BE 19/09/2007, PL 05/10/2007, GR 25/10/2007, NL 01/11/2007, FI 09/11/2007, DK 16/11/2007, DE 22/11/2007, SE 30/11/2007, NO 26/12/2007, HU 10/01/2008, UK 11/01/2008, AT 18/01/2008, ES 25/01/2008
screenplay: Cristian Mungiu
cast: Anamaria Marinca, Laura Vasiliu, Luminita Gheorghiu, Adrian Carauleanu, Vlad Ivanov, Alex Potocean
cinematography by: Oleg Mutu
film editing: Dana Bunescu
art director: Mihaela Poenaru
costumes designer: Dana Istrate
producer: Cristian Mungiu, Florentina Onea, Oleg Mutu, Alex Teodorescu
production: Mobra Films, Saga Film
backing: Romanian National Center for Cinematography – CNC, The Hubert Bals Fund of the Rotterdam Film Festival, Minshare Media, BV McCann Erickson România, Romanian Television, The Anonimul Foundation
distributor: Mobra Films, Bac Films (FR), Lucky Red (IT), Cinema Mondo (FI), Angel Film (DK), Concorde Filmverleih (DE), NonStop Entertainment (SE), Arthaus Distribution (NO), Golem Distribución (ES), Cirko Film (HU)