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Poliţist, Adjectiv, directed by Corneliu Porumboiu, Romania, 2009, 115 min
Poliţist, Adjectiv (Police, Adjective) focuses on policeman Cristi, who is investigating a teenage boy who has been smoking hashish. Over time, Cristi begins to question the ethical ramifications of his task.
Poliţist, Adjectiv won the Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival and it was the official Romanian entry for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 82nd Academy Awards.
All films, unless otherwise indicated, are screened in original language with Castilian subtitles on 35mm film.
The rest of the April line-up:
April 20th Ein Freund von Mir, directed by Sebastian Schipper (Germany, 2006, 84 min).
April 27th All Tomorrow's Parties, directed by All Tomorrow’s People and Jonathan Caouette (Great Britain, 2009, 82 min).