UK Premiere. Followed by Q&A with director Corneliu Porumboiu
(2018 | Romania | Documentary | 70 min | in Romanian, with English subtitles)
After a sport injury that let him unable to play professional football, Laurentiu Ginghina, sees himself as a football revolutionary, yearning to upgrade and refine the game. A heartbreaking and sometime hilarious portrait of Porumboiu’s childhood friend, whom he interviews at various locations: a sports ground, a gym and the workplace where he is an administrative official.