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Of Snails and Men

Of Snails and Men

by Tudor Giurgiu

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international title: Of Snails and Men
original title: Despre Oameni si Melci
country: Romania, France
sales agent: Elle Driver
year: 2012
directed by: Tudor Giurgiu
screenplay: Ionut Teianu
cast: Dorel Visan, Jean-François Stévenin, Robinson Stévenin, Andi Vasluianu, Monica Bârlădeanu

main awards/selection

Warsaw Film Festival 2012
Film Society of Lincoln Center 2012
Festival Premiers Plans D'Angers 2012
Göteborg International Film Festival 2012
Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier 2013

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