Way I Spent the End of the World, The

Catalin Mitulescu

Bucharest 1989 - the last year of Ceausescu's dictatorship. Eva lives with her parents and her 7 year old brother, Lalalilu. One day at school, Eva and her boyfriend accidentally break a bust of Ceausescu. They are forced to confess their crime before a disciplinary committee and Eva is expelled from school and transferred to a reformatory establishment. There she meets Andrei, and decides to escape Romania with him. Lalalilu becomes convinced that Ceausescu is the main reason for Eva's decision to leave. So with his friends from school he devises a plan to kill the dictator.

Credits

Content rating
AL
Director
Catalin Mitulescu
Country
France, Romania
Type
Fiction
Duration
106 minutes
Themes
education & schools, freedom of speech, association etc., journalism, media & propaganda, police & security forces
Year
2006