Executive Produced by Martin Scorsese and Wim Wenders. Bucharest 1989 – the last year of Ceausescu's dictatorship. Eva, 17, lives with her parents and her 7-year-old brother Lalalilu. One day at school, Eva and her boyfriend accidentally break a bust of Ceausescu. They are forced to confess their crime before a disciplinary committee. Eva is expelled from school and transferred to a reform school. There she meets Andrei and decides to escape Romania with him by swimming across a freezing waterway. Convinced that Ceausescu is the main reason for Eva's decision to leave, Lalalilu, along with his friends from school, devises a plan to kill the dictator. Romania. Romanian with English Subtitles. Winner - Un Certain Regard (Best Actress) - Cannes Film Festival, Official Selection – Berlin, Venice, Toronto and Rotterdam Int'l FFs.
- Actor: Timotei Duma, Dorotheea Petre
- Director: Catalin Mitulescu