Nae Caranfil

Philanthropy (2002)

In 21st century Bucharest, to go out in the city on Saturday evening at the arm of a beautiful woman is a risky financial investment. Ovidiu, an unassuming high school teacher, never could afford it. Looking for a source of income more substantial than a teacher's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Mircea Diaconu  •  Gheorghe Dinică  •  Mara Nicolescu  •  Viorica Vodă

In 21st century Bucharest, to go out in the city on Saturday evening at the arm of a beautiful woman is a risky financial investment. Ovidiu, an unassuming high school teacher, never could afford it. Looking for a source of income more substantial than a teacher's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Mircea Diaconu  •  Gheorghe Dinică  •  Mara Nicolescu  •  Viorica Vodă

Sundays on Leave (1993)

It is late in the Ceausescu era in Romania, and Cristina is having a difficult time with her boyfriend. He wants her to have sex with him before he goes off to do his obligatory stint in the army. She wants him to marry her first. She also gets involved with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Nathalie Bonnifay  •  George Alexandru  •  Marius Stănescu  •  Valentin Teodosiu

It is late in the Ceausescu era in Romania, and Cristina is having a difficult time with her boyfriend. He wants her to have sex with him before he goes off to do his obligatory stint in the army. She wants him to marry her first. She also gets involved with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Nathalie Bonnifay  •  George Alexandru  •  Marius Stănescu  •  Valentin Teodosiu

Closer to the Moon (2014)

A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of bank robbers to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  Mark Strong  •  Harry Lloyd  •  Joe Armstrong

A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of bank robbers to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  Mark Strong  •  Harry Lloyd  •  Joe Armstrong

Sweet Idleness (1999)

This movie depicts the two years that young Stendhal spent in Italy. Stendhal, that time still known simply as Henri Beyle, is living the life of a wanderer, looking for a direction in his life, meeting famous Rossini and falling in love with young widow Giuseppina ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  François Cluzet  •  Isabella Ferrari  •  Margherita Buy  •  Giancarlo Giannini

This movie depicts the two years that young Stendhal spent in Italy. Stendhal, that time still known simply as Henri Beyle, is living the life of a wanderer, looking for a direction in his life, meeting famous Rossini and falling in love with young widow Giuseppina ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  François Cluzet  •  Isabella Ferrari  •  Margherita Buy  •  Giancarlo Giannini

Asphalt Tango (1996)

A desperate husband chases a bus full of beautiful women headed for Paris, France.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Mircea Diaconu  •  Florin Călinescu  •  Cătălina Răhăianu

A desperate husband chases a bus full of beautiful women headed for Paris, France.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Mircea Diaconu  •  Florin Călinescu  •  Cătălina Răhăianu

The Rest Is Silence (2008)

In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible screen adaptation of the real Independence War that had been fought in 1877. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Marius Florea Vizante  •  Ovidiu Niculescu  •  Mirela Zeta  •  Sandu Mihai Gruia

In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible screen adaptation of the real Independence War that had been fought in 1877. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Marius Florea Vizante  •  Ovidiu Niculescu  •  Mirela Zeta  •  Sandu Mihai Gruia

6.9 on the Richter Scale (2016)

A humble Romanian actor in his 40's, hardly surviving between a complicated part in a musical, a depressed wife, and the obsession of an imminent, devastating earthquake, becomes the victim of his manipulative father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Maria Simona Arsu  •  Laurentiu Bãnescu  •  Maria Obretin  •  Alexandru Papadopol

A humble Romanian actor in his 40's, hardly surviving between a complicated part in a musical, a depressed wife, and the obsession of an imminent, devastating earthquake, becomes the victim of his manipulative father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Maria Simona Arsu  •  Laurentiu Bãnescu  •  Maria Obretin  •  Alexandru Papadopol

Promisses (1985)

Problems ensue once a girl finds about her biological father which tries to be a part of her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elisabeta Bostan  •  Virgil Calotescu
CAST:  Maria Ploae  •  Mircea Diaconu  •  Ion Caramitru  •  Medeea Marinescu

Problems ensue once a girl finds about her biological father which tries to be a part of her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elisabeta Bostan  •  Virgil Calotescu
CAST:  Maria Ploae  •  Mircea Diaconu  •  Ion Caramitru  •  Medeea Marinescu

Every Day I Miss You (1988)

A young girl is cast for a musical comedy, but she refuses after her father doesn't let her play in it. After that, more offers emerge, along with a hit song dedicated to her from a infatuated admirer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gheorghe Vitanidis
CAST:  Stela Popescu  •  Marin Moraru  •  Jean Constantin  •  David Ohanesian

A young girl is cast for a musical comedy, but she refuses after her father doesn't let her play in it. After that, more offers emerge, along with a hit song dedicated to her from a infatuated admirer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gheorghe Vitanidis
CAST:  Stela Popescu  •  Marin Moraru  •  Jean Constantin  •  David Ohanesian