The Happiest Girl in the World

  • 2009
  • Romania / Netherlands
  • 1h 40min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Radu Jade
  • Cast: Andreea Bosneag, Vasile Muraru, Violeta Haret

This debut feature from Romanian filmmaker Jude, about teenager Delia (Bosneag) who must travel to Bucharest to record a television commercial after winning a car in a competition, makes for a sympathetic study of the generational tensions within a family struggling to prosper in a consumer-driven society.

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The Happiest Girl in the World (Cea Mai Fericita Fata din Lume)

10 Jun 20103 stars

(15) 100min The debut feature of Romanian filmmaker Radu Jude, this ironically titled comedy unfolds over the course of a sweltering summer day in Bucharest. Provincial working-class teenager Delia (Andrea Bosneag) has won a new car in a competition run…

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