Palme d’Or winner Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days, Beyond the Hills) returns with Graduation, a masterly exploration of moral compromise and bureaucratic corruption, out on Blu-ray and DVD on 15 May, 2017, courtesy of Curzon Artificial Eye.
Romeo, a physician living in a small mountain town in Transylvania, has raised his daughter,Eliza, with the idea that once she turns 18 she will leave to study abroad in the UK.
But on the day before Eliza’s first entrance exam to university she is assaulted in an attack that could jeopardize her entire future.
Now Romeo has a decision to make – there are ways of solving her predicament, but not without betraying the moral principles that he, as a father, has taught Eliza throughout her life.
Interview With Cristian Mungiu