About the film
Tales from the Golden Age
Release Date: May 29, 2009
|Slogan||:||«The final 15 years of the Ceausescu regime were the worst in Romania's history. Nonetheless, the propaganda machine of that time referred without fail to that period as “the golden age”...»|
|Production Companies||:||Why Not Productions, Mobra Films|
|Director||:||Cristian Mungiu, Hanno Höfer, Constantin Popescu Jr., Ioana Uricaru, Răzvan Marculescu|
|Producers||:||Cristian Mungiu, Oleg Mutu|
Tales from the Golden Age is composed of 6 unconventional short stories, each one dealing with the late communist period in Romania, told through its urban myths from the perspective of ordinary people. The title of the film refers to the alluded "Golden Age" of the last 15 years of Ceauşescu's regime.