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Tuesday, After Christmas Tuesday, After Christmas

Romanian-language drama in which a married man with a child finds himself compelled to choose between his wife and his lover in the lead up to Christmas Romanian-language drama in which a married man with a child finds himself compelled to choose between his wife and his lover in the lead up to Christmas
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Radu Muntean's widely acclaimed drama unfolds against the catastrophic effect of adultery upon a marriage. Successful, 30-something banker Paul is married to Adriana and has a daughter Mara, but is having an affair with the younger Raluca, the girl's dentist. In the days before Christmas, Paul realizes it's time to choose between one of his two lives.

A fixture on many 'Best Films of 2011' lists, Tuesday, After Christmas is an astutely observed, deeply felt drama showcasing the strengths of current Romanian cinema in its beautifully calibrated performances, expert craftsmanship, and dazzling technical mastery. Further evidence of director Radu Muntean's place at the forefront of contemporary filmmakers. Radu Muntean's widely acclaimed drama unfolds against the catastrophic effect of adultery upon a marriage. Successful, 30-something banker Paul is married to Adriana and has a daughter Mara, but is having an affair with the younger Raluca, the girl's dentist. In the days before Christmas, Paul realizes it's time to choose between one of his two lives.

A fixture on many 'Best Films of 2011' lists, Tuesday, After Christmas is an astutely observed, deeply felt drama showcasing the strengths of current Romanian cinema in its beautifully calibrated performances, expert craftsmanship, and dazzling technical mastery. Further evidence of director Radu Muntean's place at the forefront of contemporary filmmakers.

Extras

Interview with director

Booklet featuring an essay and director interview by curator and film critic Damon Smith.

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SKU 5060114150621
Catalogue Number SECONDRUN068
Year 2010
Director Radu Muntean
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Second Run
Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound Original Stereo (restored)
Subtitles English
Language(s) Romanian
Running time 96 mins
DVD region 2
Certificate 15

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