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We are exciting to announce that TALES FROM THE GOLDEN AGE is now available to watch on SundanceNow.com. The final 15 years of the Ceausescu regime were the worst in Romania’s history. Nonetheless, the propaganda machine of that time referred without fail to that period as “the golden age”…
Check out the film that was an Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival on SundanceNOW.com: http://www.sundancenow.com/film/tales-from-the-golden-age/745
Comic, bizarre, surprising myths abounded, myths that drew on the often surreal events of everyday life under the communist regime. In these three clips from the film, sneak a peak at some of the characters that exemplify what life was like during an era when food was more important than money, freedom more important than love and survival more important than principles: