On the 14th-18th of the current month, was held the first edition of the Latin American Film Festival in Bucharest “Film” in which were presented 16 Latin American films of the countries with Embassies in Romania: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Mentioned films have been designed in Cervantes Institute and “Elvira Popescu”French Institute.
In the context of the event mentioned above, on the 15thof the current month, with the support of the Embassy of Peru, were screened two Peruvian films: drama “Climas” directed by Enrica Pérez, and the comedy “A los 40” by Bruno Ascenzo, subtitled by the Diplomatic Mission in Romanian. Both films were presented in the Auditorium Hall of Cervantes Institute in Bucharest, enjoying a very good reception and praise from the audience. Audience was made up of members of the Diplomatic Body, movie critics, fellow countrymen living in Bucharest, local characters from the art world and the public interested in Latin American cinema.
After the screening of the films, the Embassy of Peru offered to those who attended, a pisco sour and Peruvian appetizers reception in the main lobby of Cervantes Institute, where there were also provided leaflets about Peru, both in Romanian and in English.
Bucharest, September 20, 2016.
Photo credit: Elena Păun (Didi)