Here… I Mean There


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Tue, Dec 3

Here… I Mean There
Aici…adica acolo | Laura Capatana-Juller, 2012
Romania | 76 minutes

U.S. Premiere!

This deeply felt documentary is a brief but intimate portrait of a family split up by circumstances that leave little room for a brighter future. Ani and Sanda are two girls left with their grandparents because their parents abandoned them (like many Romanians) to go to Spain to earn money to build a house back home. Ten years later, the family is still broken and the house is far from being finished—but somehow, this is not as depressing as it sounds. It’s a bittersweet coming-of-age story, not without its funny moments, infused with nostalgia for a life the family should have had.

Series: Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema 2013

Venue: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

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