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The Yellow Smiley Face (2008)

Faţa galbenă care râde (2008)

15 min. - Short Movie - - 01.06.2008

Synopsis: Two old and computer-illiterate parents try to get in touch with their son, who lives abroad, by means of Yahoo Messenger.

Director: Constantin Popescu

Writer: Doru Lupeanu

Stars: Luminiţa Gheorghiu, Teodor Corban

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Luminiţa Gheorghiu Mia Popescu
Teodor Corban Florin Popescu
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Produced By

Saga Film

Production info

At the competition HBO at TIFF 2007 receives Prize for Best Script for a Short. 

Festivals, Awards

  1. 2009 - Belgrad - Best Short
    2009 - Trieste - Audience Award


  • Selected at Festivalul de Film de la Locarno – Elveția, 2008; Festivalul de Film de la Varșovia – Polonia, 2008; Festivalul Internațional de Film Transilvania – România, 2008; Festivalul de Film Anonimul – România, 2008; Festivalul Internațional de Film Indie Lisboa – Portugalia, 2009; Festivalul de Film de la Huesca – Spania, 2009; Festivalul de Film Worldwide – Canada, 2009; Festivalul de Film Jove de la Valencia – Spania, 2009; Festivalul de Film In the Palace – Bulgaria, 2009

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