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NORDESTE

Country : FRANCE, SPAIN, BELGIUM, ARGENTINA

THE DEATH OF MR. LAZARESCU
Un Certain Regard

MOARTEA DOMNULUI LAZARESCU

(THE DEATH OF MR. LAZARESCU)

Directed by : Cristi PUIU

Year of production : 2005 Length : 154 minutes

Un Certain Regard Prize - Groupama Gan Foundation for Cinema , 2005

Synopsis

Mr. Lazarescu is 63 years old and lives in a block of flats, together with Nusu, Mirandolina and Fritz, his three cats. His wife died eight years ago and Bianca, his daughter, has moved to Canada.
It's a Saturday evening. Mr. Lazarescu doesn't feel too well, so he calls for the Ambulance. Until the paramedics arrive he tries to ease his pain with something from his own supply of medicines. Because he is short of the pills he needs, he asks for his neighbors' help.
Sandu and Miki, the neighbors interrupted from their domestic activity, give him the first aid, although they can smell he's been drinking. What looked like a headache from a hangover turns out to be a much more serious affliction when Lazarescu, witnessed by the two neighbors, throws up blood.
Eventually, the paramedic, Mrs.

Credits

- Set decorator

- Script / Dialogue

- Director

- Script / Dialogue

- Cinematography

Casting

- Mr. Lazarescu

- Mioara

- Dr. Mirica

- Miki

- Dr. Ardelean

- Dr. Breslasu

- Mariana

Film poster © DR

Further information

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Contacts

Production

MANDRAGORA - Str. Ghe. Bratianu, nr. 4, ap 2, 011413, Bucharest Bucharest 1 - T: 0040213167432 - www.mandragora.ro


Distribution

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French press

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International press

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