EUFF 2019: Beside Me
608 College St, Toronto, ON M6G 1B4, Canada
Directed by Tedy NeculaDrama | Romanian | 84 min | 2018With Constantin Draganescu, Victoria Cociaş, Ela Ionescu, Cezar Grumazescu
This year’s opening film features some of the biggest names of Romanian cinema. Beside Me marks Tedy Necula’s directorial debut. A subway train is blocked between two stations on the morning after the fire tragedy in the Collective Club in Bucharest. Solitary travelers come together and start connecting. At the end of the journey, at the next station, each one comes out changed in their own way.