I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians by Radu Jude

Genre:
Drama
Year:
2018
Language:
Romanian
Format:
140 minutes
Starring:
Ioana Iacob
Alexandru Dabija
Alex Bogdan
Directed by:
Radu Jude (AFERIM!)
Produced by:
Hi Film Productions (RO) in co-production with Endorfilm, Les Films d‘Ici, Klas Film, Komplizen Film, ZFD/Arte, TVR
The latest work by Berlinale Silver Bear winner Radu Jude (Aferim!).

A young artist is planning to reconstruct a historical event from 1941, during which the Romanian Army carried out ethnic cleansing on the Eastern Front.
One of contemporary Europe's most distinctive creators has come out with an ingeniously conceived film. While it unfolds slowly and in detail, it hits the viewer with a singular emotional punch.

 

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TIFF 2018 SCREENINGS:

SAT 8 SEP - 6:45 PM - SCOTIABANK 5 - PRESS & INDUSTRY
THU 13 SEP - 2:45 PM - TIFF BELL LIGHTBOX CINEMA 3 - NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE
FRI 14 SEP - 12:00 PM - TIFF BELL LIGHTBOX CINEMA 3 - PUBLIC SCREENING
SUN 16 SEP - 8:30 PM - SCOTIABANK 6 - PUBLIC SCREENING

“A dazzlingly dialectical and daring comedy/drama.”
(SCREEN INTERNATIONAL)

“A provocative, sarcastic, and momentous act of interrogation between the past and the present.”
(VARIETY)

“Jude‘s ambitious meta-drama puts a bold modern twist on an infamous wartime massacre.”
(THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER)