Astra Film Chișinău

Astra Film Chisinau presents a selection of valuable films, screened for the first time in Moldova, that tell real stories about places and communities and invite the audience to reflect on profound themes: "Roads that bring us closer" and "Destinies & communities". The screenings will take place in the Great Hall of the Art Museum of the Republic of Moldova.

ROADS THAT BRING US CLOSER. The films grouped under the theme "Roads that bring us together" show how, over time, roads have played a decisive role in the connection and evolution of people and communities. They are "Transalpina - The Road of Kings" (directed by Dumitru Budrala, Romania - 2016), "People of the Road: Terra Banatica" (directed by Mircea Gherase, Romania - 2021) and "Waves on Land" (directed by Raluca David, Romania - 2021).

DESTINIES & COMMUNITIES. The documentaries included in this theme delve into the intimacy of the individual and build bridges of connection and understanding between cultures - "Flying Sheep" (directed by Alexandra Gulea, Germany, Romania - 2022), "Eagles of Taga" (directed by Adina Popescu and Iulian Manuel Ghervas, Romania, Slovakia - 2022) and "The Pitch. About Sons and Daughters" (directed by Cătălina Tesăr and Dana Bunescu, Romania - 2022).

For high school students from Chișinău and not only them , the organizers bring films that were part of the most recent edition of Astra Film Junior - the most complex documentary film education program in Romania. The screenings will take place at the B. P. Hasdeu and will be followed by film literacy workshops held by director Lidia Ilie. They are "Aurora" (directed by Benjamin Langeland, Stian Servoss, Norway - 2019) and "iHuman" (directed by Tonje Hessen Schei, Norway - 2019).Astra Film Chisinau presents a selection of valuable films, screened for the first time in the Republic of Moldova, which tell real stories about places and communities and invite the audience to reflect on deep themes: "Roads that bring us closer" and "Destinies & communities". The screenings will take place in the Great Hall of the Art Museum of the Republic of Moldova.

Admission is free, subject to prior booking at rezervare@astrafilm.ro.

poster Eagles from Țaga
Iulian Manuel Ghervas, Adina Popescu • Romania, Slovak Republic • 2022 • 74 min
poster Waves on dry soil
Raluca David • Romania • 2021 • 64 min
poster The Chalice. Of Sons and Daughters
Dana Bunescu, Cătălina Tesar • Romania • 2022 • 85 min
poster The road ahead: Terra Banatica
Mircea Gherase • Romania • 2021 • 66 min
poster Flying Sheep
Alexandra Gulea • Germany, Romania • 2022 • 24 min
poster Transalpina - The Road of Kings
Dumitru Budrala • Romania • 2017 • 41 min
poster Once Aurora
Benjamin Langeland, Stian Servoss • Norway • 2019 • 52 min
poster iHuman
Tonje Hessen Schei • Norway • 2019 • 63 min