BEYOND THE HILLS

Cristian Mungiu

Romania 150 min Fiction

Synopsis

Alina returns to Romania from Germany, hoping to bring Voichita – the only person in the world she loves and was loved by – back to her. But Voichita has found God – and God is the hardest lover of all to be jealous of.

Filmmaker

Cristian Mungiu

He is one of the most prominent directors on the contemporary scene, the initiator of what is considered the new wave of Romanian cinema. His film The Death of Mr. Lazarescu won the Un Certain Regard competition at Cannes, and since then all of his films have gone through the most important festivals. With Sieranevada, his fourth feature film, he won the Chicago Film Festival, and with Malmkrog he was awarded in Seville.

Filmography: MMXX (2023, D'A 2024), Malmkrog (2020, D'A 2021), Sieranevada (2016), Three Interpretation Exercises (2013), Aurora (2010, D'A 2011), The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005, D'A 2013), Cigarettes and Coffee (short film, 2004), Stuff and Dough (2001)

Cristian Mungiu

Film information

Original Title: După dealuri
Director: Cristian Mungiu
Script: Cristian Mungiu
With: Cosmina Stratan, Cristina Flutur, Valeriu Andriuţă, Dana Tapalagă
Country: Romania
Year: 2012
Format: 35 mm
Length: 150 min
Language: Romanian
Subtitles: Spanish
Edition: 2013