Aferim!

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Aferim!

Runtime: 106 Minutes | Rating: Not Rated
Languages: Romanian, Turkish, Romany with English subtitles
Director: Radu Jude
Cast: Teodor Corban, Mihai Comanoiu, Toma Cuzin
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Adventure, The Films of Radu Jude
Distributor: Big World Pictures

Synopsis

Eastern Europe, 1835. Two riders cross a barren landscape in the middle of Wallachia. They are the gendarme Costandin and his son. Together they are searching for a gypsy slave who has run away from his nobleman master and is suspected of having an affair with the noble's wife. While the unflappable Costandin comments on every situation with a cheery aphorism, his son takes a more contemplative view of the world.

"An exceptional, deeply intelligent gaze into a key historical period, done with wit as well as anger." -Jay Weissberg, Variety