During the day, the visitors and the locals made a tour of the alternative museums created by Ion Barbu (Museum of the Romanian Plumber, Mother's Museum, ID Sîrbu Memorial House), they visited Petrila Mine, closed in October 2015, as part of a tour guided by the former manager of the mine – Constantin Jujan, and they took part of the ceremony of bestowing the title of Honorary Citizen of Petrila Town to Andrei Dăscălescu.
Also on 4 June, the opening of the Petrila photo exhibition took place, with images captured by Andrei Dăscălescu over the three years he spent there making the film. The exhibition, set up with the support of Epson, will also be available for viewing in Cluj and Bucharest.
The following preview screenings of the film will be held in Petroșani –ID Sîrbu Dramatic Theatre (Monday, 5 June), in Cluj, in the selection of the 16th Edition of Transilvania International Film Festival
(on 8 and 9 June) an in Tulcea within the Pelicam International Film Festival (11 June). Petrila Planet
will be premiered in movie theatres
on 23 June.
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