Directed by: Cristi Iftime
Script: Anca Buja, Cristi Iftime
DOP: Luchian Ciobanu
Cast: Adrian Tițieni, Alexandru Potocean, Lucian Iftime, Lorena Zăbrăuțanu, Victoria Cociaș, Andrei Huțuleac, Bogdan Dumitrache, Ana Ciontea, Ana Popescu
Tired with his relationship problems, Costi is suddenly in the mood for his father’s storytelling,
so he decides to pay him a visit and bring him as a gift for his mother and his two brothers,
although nobody longed for it.
Born in Iași in 1979, Cristi Iftime studied Philosophy and Film Directing and is very much
passionate about photography. He has directed several short films and documentaries, selected
for the most important festivals: his short 15 July (2011) began its festival circuit at the Berlinale
and was screened in festival cinemas all over the world, winning awards along the way. The
Camp in Răzoare (2012) was selected for Cannes’ Cinéfondation and then for many other
Mariţa is his feature film debut.
FEDEORA Award for the Best film from the East of the West Competition, Karlovy Vary
International Film Festival, 2017