Oli’s Wedding / Nunta lui Oli (2009)

Original title: Nunta lui Oli
English title: Oli's wedding
Director: Tudor Cristian Jurgiu
Produced by: Libra Film Production. In co-production with Hai-Hui Entertainment
Production year: 2009
Length: 22 min
Genre: Short film
Production status: Released

Alone in his kitchen in Bucharest, Dorel prepares for what seems to be a party. Actually, it’s his son’s wedding which takes place in the USA. Dorel is going to watch the wedding through a webcam together with two of his son’s friends. On the small display they are going to meet the bride, her father and will witness the ceremony. A bitter-sweet story about scattered families and lonely parents.

A film made with the support of the The National Centre of Cinematography – Romania

Director: Tudor Cristian Jurgiu
Scriptwriter: Tudor Cristian Jurgiu
Producer: Bogdan Craciun
DOP: Andrei Butica
Set design: Maria Stroe
Editing: Filip Muresan
Sound design: Filip Muresan, Vlad Voinescu
Adrian Titieni
Alexandru Gatstramb
George Costea
Ioan Cortea
Alexandra Fasola
Vlad Radescu
NEXT International Short & Medium Length Film Festival, Bucharest, Romania, 2009 - Best Romanian short film
TIMISHORT Film Festival, Timisoara, Romania, 2009 - Best script
Independent Producers International Film Festival (IPIFF), Mamaia, Romania, 2009 - Best short film
Anonimul International Independent Film Festival, Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania, 2009 - Best fiction short film
Leeds International Film Festival, UK, 2009 - Best fiction short film
La Cittadella del Corto, Trevignano, Italy, 2010 - Best fiction short film
Tabor Film Festival, Croatia 2010 - Best fiction short film