OTTO THE BARBARIAN

Otto, a bright teenage punk, deals with the death of his girlfriend. He continues to live inhabiting the void space left by her but in order to survive, he needs to face his loss and guilt.

  • writer: Ruxandra Ghitescu

  • director: Ruxandra Ghitescu

  • with: Mihaela Sirbu, Adrian Titieni

  • producer: Iuliana Tarnovetchi – Alien Film (RO)

  • co-producer: Xavier Rombaut – Polar Bear (BE)

  • genre: drama

  • country: Romania / Belgium

  • duration: 100 minutes

  • release: 2020

  • with the support of: Romanian Film Centre, Cinelink Macedonia, Zenith Media, Belgian tax shelter for film financing, Creative Europe, Eurimages

  • Benelux distributor: tbc

  • stage: preproduction