Continuing the excellent and long partnership with the Romanian Cultural Institute of Lisbon, this year the organizers of the Curtas do Vila do Conde short film festival scheduled a consistent selection of recent Romanian productions, with the help of the “I.L. Caragiale” Theatre and Film University in Bucharest.
The festival reached its 26th edition and it will take place from July 14 to 22, 2018. For this year, the organizers chose Thirst / Sete directed by Vlad Ghinea (in the international competition), Narcis and Fifi directed by Şerban Racoviţeanu (for the section Take One! European Schools) and Adrian Silișteanu`s Written/Unwritten / Scris/Nescris (in the section Short Matters!)
As well as the previous editions, this one has a special section dedicated to the Romanian short films. In collaboration with UNATC, the festival presents four student films: One Noght in Tokoriki/ O noapte în Tokoriki (directed by Roxana Stroe), Pipe, Sex and Omelette / Pipa, sexul şi omleta (directed by Ana-Maria Comănescu), Spălătoria (directed by Adina Diana Savin) and The Match (directed by Mihai Pîrcălabu),
Vlad Ghinea and Ovidiu Georgescu, the dean of the Film Faculty (UNATC) will be invited at the festival and they will attend the organized screenings, conferences and Q&As.