Dogs: Romanian Director Bogdan Mirică Câini’s Impressive Debut

Romanian director Bogdan Mirică made an impressive debut with Dogs, which was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2016 Cannes Film Fest, where it won the FIPRESCI Prize.

Dogs
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Film poster

The action takes place near Tulcea, in an area of the Danube sector of the Romania–Ukraine border, where groups of smugglers make the law.

Cast
Dragoș Bucur as Roman
Gheorghe Visu as Hogaș
Vlad Ivanov as Samir
Costel Cașcaval as Pila
Constantin Cojocaru as Nea Epure
Raluca Aprodu as Ilinca
Cătălin Paraschiv as Agent Ana
Emilian Oprea as Sebi Voicu

Credits:
Directed, written by Bogdan Mirică
Produced by Marcela Ursu
Starring Dragoș Bucur
Cinematography Andrei Butică
Edited by Roxana Szel

Release date: May 15, 2016 (Cannes)

Running time: 104 minutes