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Gruber’s Journey (2008)

Călătoria lui Gruber (2008)

100 min. - Drama - AG - 24.04.2009


Synopsis:

On June 22nd 1941, Germany and Romania attacked the Soviet Union. Several days later, Curzio Malaparte, an Italian writer, a war correspondent for the newspaper “Corriere della Sera” arrives in Iaşi, on his way to the front. An allergy prevents him from leaving and he starts looking for dr. Gruber, a Jew allergologist who had studied in Florence. Malaparte can`t find him because the doctor us among the Jewish people deported by train, during the pogrom. The journalist and the Italian Consul in Iaşi confront the wish of the authorities to keep the silence.

Director: Radu Gabrea

Writer: Alexandru Baciu, Răzvan Rădulescu

Stars: Florin Piersic Jr., Claudiu Bleonţ, Marcel Iureş, Udo Schenk



Casting

Florin Piersic jr Curzio Malaparte
Marcel Iureş Dr. Josef Gruber
Gruber’s Journey (2008) Udo Schenk Col. Freitag
Claudiu Bleonţ Col. Niculescu-Coca
Alexandru Bindea Guido Sartori
Răzvan Vasilescu Stavarache
Andi Vasluianu Mircea
Ionuț Grama Consulate driver
Sandu Mihai Gruia Dr. Anghel
Gruber’s Journey (2008) Dumitru-Paul Fălticeanu Soldier
Gruber’s Journey (2008) Cristina Bodnărescu woman
Gruber’s Journey (2008) Viorel Cristian Agapie Designer
Ion Grosu Depot Sergeant
Gruber’s Journey (2008) Cosmin Panaite Soldier
Constantin Florescu Consulate Butler
Vlad Rădescu
Marian Adochiței Lieutenant

Crew

Director

Radu Gabrea

Screenplay by

Alexandru Baciu

Răzvan Rădulescu

Produced by

Radu Gabrea

producer

László Kántor

co-producer

Cinematography by
Dinu Tănase

Music Department
Petru Mărgineanu

Film Editing by
Melania Oproiu

Valeriu Căliman

assistant

Casting

Mihaela Stoian

Production Design by
Florin Gabrea

production design

Gabriel Nechita

set decoration

Costume Design by
Svetlana Mihăilescu

Makeup and Hair
Violeta Marinescu

Sound by
Florin Tăbăcaru

sound editor

Sorin Neagu

sound mixer

James Ledner

sound recording mixer

Ion Geadău

boom operator

Directing Department

Gabriela Petre

first assistant director