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.
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.
Interview with director Radu Muntean
Booklet featuring an essay and director interview by curator and film critic Damon Smith