4 months, 3 weeks, and 2 days
The Human Rights Students' Initiative (HRSI) at CEU in cooperation with the CEU Center for Ethics and Law in Biomedicine (CELAB) and the CEU Center for Policy Studies (CPS) hosted a film screening of '4 months, 3 weeks, and 2 days' , directed by Christian Mungiu, the Winner of Palme d'Or at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival, European Film Awards, Stockholm Film Festival and other awards.
Introduction: Prof. Judit Sandor (Faculties of Political Science, Legal Studies and Gender Studies), Director of CELAB.
The movie is a part of Memories from the Golden Age, a movie cycle of several stories taking place during Communist times in Romania and indirectly depicting subjective history of communism through the urban legends. The film is based on a real-life story told to the director back in the early 1990-s and reveals the problem of illegal abortion under communism.
The screening is in Romanian with English subtitles.
For more information, please see film`s webpage