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Toto and His Sisters (2014)

Toto şi surorile lui (2014)

94 min. - Documentary - IM 15 - 18.12.2014

Synopsis: Three children, Totonel (10 years old) and his sisters, Andreea (14) şi Ana (17), are waiting for their mother who is in prison. Beeing alone, they have to learn to survive.

Director: Alexander Nanau

Writer: Alexander Nanau

Stars: Totonel, Ana, Andreea


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Produced By

Strada Film, Alexander Nanau Production, HBO Europe

Production info

  • Proiect sprijinit de Uniunea Europeană, în parteneriat cu Policy Center for Roma and Minorities și OSF (Open Society Foundation). 
  • Filmul a participat în cadrul IDFA Pitching Forum (2011), Docu Rough Cut Boutique și Cinelink Sarajevo (2012) și este sprijinit printr-un grant de Sundance Institute Documentary Film Programs. A participat la Sundance Documentary Edit and Story Lab 2013.
  • Filmările au durat 14 luni, în cartierul Ferentari din București.

Distributors

Autlook Filmsales

Festivals, Awards

  1. 2014 - Zurich - "Golden Eye" award for the best documentary.
    2014 - Varşovia - Best documentary
    2014 - Jihlava - "Silver Eye" award for the best documentary
    2014 - Leipzg - Menţiune de onoare, Premiul juriului ecumenic şi Premiul Asociaţiei "ver.di"
    2015 - Munchen - "SOS-Kinderdörfer" award
    2015 - Angers - Jury main award
    2015 - Premiile Gopo - Best documentary
    2015 - Sarajevo Film Festival - "Heart of Sarajevo" for the best documentary
    2016 - Cannes - France Culture Cinéma Award

Trivia

  • Working title: "Totonel"
  • Prezentat in prermiera in septembrie 2014 la Festivalul de la San Sebastian
  • Premiera românească în decembrie 2014, la HBO.

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