Thursday, 3 April 2008

Interview: Maria Popistasu, actor. ‘It’s just a love story’

After Cristian Mungiu's 4 months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007) and Cornel Porumboiu's 12:08 East of  Bucharest (2006), Tudor Giurgiu's Love Sick, hitting theatres this week, seems to be riding the crest of a new wave of Romanian cinema. The film narrates the shifting relationships between Kiki, played by Maria Popistasu, her brother Sandu and her friend Alex. Popistasu was in town this week to talk about the film. (Full story in printed edition).