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29th September 2006
1h 29m
Corneliu Porumboiu

12:08 East of Bucharest

Also Known As: A fost sau n-a fost?

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12:08 East of Bucharest is a 2006 Comedy Drama film released on 29th September; Corneliu Porumboiu directed the film which stars Mircea Andreescu, Teodor Corban and Ion Sapdaru.

It's the 22nd of December. Sixteen years have passed since the revolution, and in a small town Christmas is about to come. Piscoci, an old retired man is preparing for another Christmas alone. Manescu, the history teacher, tries to keep up with his debts. Jderescu, the owner of a local television post, seems not to be so interested in the upcoming holidays. For him, the time to face history has come. Along with Manescu and Piscoci, he is trying to answer for himself a question which for 16 years has not had an answer: "Was it or wasn't it a revolution in their town?"

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 4:09pm.
Mircea Andreescu
Age at Filming ≈ 66
Teodor Corban
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Ion Sapdaru
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Mirela Cioabă
Age at Filming ≈ 50
Luminița Gheorghiu
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Lucian Iftime
Age at Filming ≈ 21
Anne Marie Chertic
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Cătălin Paraschiv
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Constantin Diţă
Age at Filming ≈ 25


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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

20% 20-29
7% 30-39
13% 40-49
13% 50-59
7% 60-69
40% Unknown

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Who Is Most Represented

40% Female
60% Male

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100% Unknown

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