Brasov, Romania — September 5, 2014 – For immediate release – The 3rd edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market (www.brasovfilmfestival.com), the most important and renowned nonviolent Film Festival in the world, continued today with the screening of the first film in competition, ENDLESS LOVE (with Romanian subtitles), starring Gabriella Wilde, Alex Pettyfer and Bruce Greenwood, and directed by Shana Feste. The film presents the story of a privileged girl and a charismatic boy whose instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
The evening has been broadcast live by TVS-Brasov, the most watched television channel in the County of Brașov, headed by journalist Ovidiu Gradinar and partner with the Festival. Journalist Madalina Cretu started the presentation addressing the TV viewers. Bruno Pischiutta was interviewed live by TVS and he has introduced the film, THE GREAT BEAUTY, that will be screened in competition tomorrow evening. In the film is starring Toni Servillo. with Carlo Verdone and Sabrina Ferilli; it is and directed by Paolo Sorrentino. THE GREAT BEAUTY presents the story of a writer in threshold of agedness, Jep Gambardellla, who remembers his youth full of passions, when sees Rome as a mélange of political figures, artists, high society ladies, intellectuals and even lawbreakers.
The Festival this evening was presented by the Film Director Bruno Pischiutta and Actress Angie Antal. Director of the Festival Daria Trifu addressed the audience and she spoke about the difference between the previous editions and this one, as the Festival grows larger every year. Actress Denisa Barvon was introduced on the stage as the ‘Face’ of last year’s edition and the star of the upcoming Bruno Pischiutta film THE BAD JOKE, a feature film production to be shot in Brasov entirely this year.
The Festival takes place this year from September 4th to the 14th at the ‘Reduta’ Cultural Center located in the heart of the city of Brasov, Romania.
The 2014 edition of the Festival is partner with Oktoberfest, organized by Cristian Macedonschi, that takes place during the same period in Brasov (where 250,000 people are expected to participate). Every day, Daria Trifu and different guests are present on the stage of Oktoberfest to invite the people to the Festival.
Brasov International Film Festival & Market thanks to the following partners: TVS Brasov, RMN Stars, Nissa, Hotel Bella Muzica, 24-Fun, Wigo.ro, Metropola and Oktoberfest Brasov.
Each year the Festival is dedicated to a cause. This year the theme of the Festival is Africa, a continent full of problems and promises.