THE WHISTLERS - Competition


by Corneliu Porumboiu

Romania, France, Germany / 2019 / 97’

with Vlad Ivanov, Catrinel Marlon, Rodica Lazar, Antonio Buil, Agusti Villaronga, Sabin Tambrea

Production: 42 KM FILM, Les Films du Worso, Komplizen Film and Arte Grand Accord
International Sales: MK2 FILMS

Cristi, a Romanian police officer who is a whistle blower for mafia, is going to La Gomera Island to learn an ancestral whistling language. In Romania he is under police surveillance and by using this coded language he will continue to communicate with the mobsters to get Zsolt out of prison. Zsolt is the only one who knows where 30 millions of euros are hidden.

International Press Days: Sunday 19/05 & Monday 20/05           
Talents available: Corneliu Porumboiu (director) , Catrinel Marlon (actress), Vlad Ivanov (actor)

Press Screening: Saturday 18/05  I 22:00 Debussy & 22:15 Salle Bazin
Official Screening: Saturday 18/05 I 22:00 I Salle Lumière
Additional Screenings: Sunday 19/05 I 08:30 I Salle Lumière & 21:45 I Salle du 60ème
Official Photo Call: Sunday 19/05 I 11:15 I Palais des Festivals
Official Press Conference: Sunday 19/05 I 11:30 I Palais des Festivals


Copyright photos: Vlad Cioplea

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