A Decent Man / Un om la locul lui
, Hadrian Marcu
`s directorial feature debut, was selected in the New Directors competition of the San Sebastian Film festival. The film features Bogdan Dumitrache
, Ada Galeș
, Mădalina Constantin
and Adrian Titieni
. The screenplay written by Hadrian Marcuis based on the Romanisn novel “Firesc” written by Petru Cimpoeșu.
The film tells the story of Petru (Bogdan Dumitrache), who is a drilling engineer in a multinational company. Petru is about to get married to his pregnant girlfriend Laura (Ada Galeș). His apparently quiet life totally turns up side down when Sonia (Mădălina Constantin), a colleague with whom he was having an affair, suffers a serious work accident. Petru cannot accept the thought of his life just beginning while Sonia`s seems to come to an end. Taking into consideration the fact that the situation is objectively irremediable, Petru takes the risk of finding an impossible balance
between the two women.
“The film intends to make a portrait; to some extent, we are trying to speak about the limits of self-knowledge and the things that cannot be seen and the things that cannot be told should have us thinking about the limitations that each of us have regarding a certain event, at a specific moment.” the director Hadrian Marcu says.
Hadrian Marcu worked as a 1st AD for Radu Munteanu`s feature film The papers Will Be Blue / Hârtia va fi albastră
, He also directed the short films 27, Domnul David, Unchiul Victor
(which was selected in the official competition of a few festivals, such as Namur, Thessaloniki, Hamburg).
A Decent Man
is produced by 4 Proof Film, in co-production with Oblique Media Film, with the support of the Romanian Film Centre, Dafora, Mindshare Media, Romaqua Group, Star Foods, OMD, in collaboration with the Romanian Television Society.
The film is written and directed by Hadrian Marcu. The film features Bogdan Dumitrache, Ada Galeș, Mădălina Constantin and Adrian Titieni. The cinematography is signed by Adrian Silișteanu
, the editing by Alexandru Radu
. Sound - Sebastian Zsemlye
, art direction - Bogdan Ionescu, costumes - Alexandra Alma Ungureanu
, casting - Florentina Bratfanof, executive producer - Titi Rădoaie, co-producer - Adela Vrînceanu Celebidachi, producers - Anamaria Antoci
, Adrian Silișteanu.
The Romanian premiere will take place on October 19, 2018. The film will be distributed by Domestic Film.