Dir Cristian Mungiu, Rom/Fr/Bel/Swe, 2022, 125 mins, Romanian/Hungarian with subtitles
Marin Grigore, Judith State, Macrina Barladeanu
Sacked from his job in Germany, Matthias returns to his Transylvanian village to find a seething mass of racist tension. Complex portrait of ethnic and economic resentments with a spare, elegant approach to its caustic take on cultural divisions.
Gripping and scrupulously humane, from an artist of supreme discipline and dramatic skill WASHINGTON POST