The Christmas Gift

(orig. Cadoul de Crăciun)

  • The Christmas Gift

Romania, Spain 2018Language:RomanianSubtitles:EnglishDirector:Bogdan MuresanuWriter:Bogdan MureşanuCinematographer:Tudor PlatonEditor:Andrei BălăşoiuSound:Sebastian ZsemlyeWith:Adrian Văncică, Ioana FloraProducer:Bogdan Mureşanu, Vlad Iorga, Victor Dumitrovici, Eduardo M Escribano SoleraDistributor:European Film Academy e. V.23 min, Colour

On December 20, 1989, only a few days after the bloody massacre of Timisoara led by Romania’s dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, a father’s quiet evening turns into a grim nightmare: His son has written a letter to Santa …

Director's Biography:The award-winning writer shifted from literature & advertising to cinema. As screenwriter, he won Best Short in the 2008 HBO TIFF scriptwriting competition with THE HUMAN TORCH (2013). His first short film HALF SHAVED he produced, directed & wrote 2012.