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Otto the Barbarian (2020)

Otto Barbarul (2020)

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Otto, a bright teenage punk, must deal with the loss of his girlfriend. He continues to live inhabiting the void space left by her, but, in oder to survive, he needs to face his loss and his guilt, in the company of his music and distanced from his regular friends.

Director: Ruxandra Ghițescu

Writer: Ruxandra Ghițescu

Stars: Marc Titieni, Ioana Bugarin

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Produced By

Alien Film

Production info

Financed by Romanian Film Centre, MEDIA - Creative Europe, Eurimages, Macedonian Film Agency (Cinelink), Zenith Media, Media Investment.
Presented in L’Atelier Cinefondation - Festival de Cannes (2017), Berlinale Script Station (2016), Cinelink (2016), Baltic Event (2015), Less is more (2015).

Festivals, Awards

  1. 2019 - Les Films de Cannes a Bucarest - Work in Progress Award


Cardinal, TBA, Dirtiglu


  • Selected: Berlinale Script Station 2016- Berlin International Film Festival; Cinelink 2016 - Sarajevo International Film Festival 
  • Prizes: Macedonian Film Fund Prize at Sarajevo International Film Festival

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