Why Me?

Cristian, a young idealistic prosecutor whose career is on the rise, tries to crack a case against a senior colleague accused of corruption. The dilemma of choosing between his career and the truth weighs heavily on his shoulders. Looking further to solve the case, he enters a danger zone paved with unexpected and painful revelations.

2015 – Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary – 130 minutes – Romanian – Feature/ Psychological-political drama

Original title: De Ce Eu?

Directed by: Tudor Giurgiu
Written by: Loredana Novak, Tudor Giurgiu
Cinematography: Marius Panduru, RSC
Edited by: Lemhenyi Reka
Cast: Emilian Oprea, Mihai Constantin, Andreea Vasile, Dan Condurache, Liviu PINTILEASA, Mihai Smarandache, Lucretia Mandric, Sore Mihalache, Ionut Caras, Virgil Ogasanu
Producer: Oana Giurgiu
Co-producer: Borislav Chouchkov, Viktor Chouchkov, Maria Metodieva, Vagasi Emoke 

Produced by: Libra Film
Co-produced by: Hai-Hui Entertainment, Chouchkov Brothers, Cor Leonis Films
Supported by: 
Romanian National Film Center, Bulgarian National Film Center, Eurimages, MEDIA Program and SEE Cinema Network, with the participation of HBO Romania

  • Berlinale International Film Festival
  • Sofia International Film Festival | Bulgarian Guild of Film Critics award for Best Film in the Balkan Competition
  • Vilnius Film Festival
  • Festival du Film Policier de Beaune
  • Go East – Festival of Eastern European Film Wiesbaden
  • Festival du Film Policier de Liege
  • TarkovskyFest | Special Mention for Highly Professional Work with Actors’ Ensemble
  • ArtFilm Fest
  • Odessa International Film Festival
  • Motovun IFF
  • Festival des Films du Monde Montreal
  • Cambridge IFF
  • Helsinki FF
  • Haifa IFF
  • Warsaw IFF
  • Chicago IFF
  • Crime& Punishment FF
  • Viennale IFF
  • Seminci Valladolid
  • Arras IFF
  • Cairo IFF
  • Camerimage
  • International Film Festival of India, Goa
  • MAKING WAVES: New Romanian Cinema festival at the Film Society of Lincoln Center
  • Romanian Film Festival/ London
  • Chennai IFF
  • Palm Springs IFF
  • Trieste IFF
  • Black Movie FF
  • Dublin IFF
  • Cleveland IFF
  • Prishtina IFF
  • SEE Fest South East European Film Festival L.A.
  • Suspense FF
  • Chennai IFF

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