• 2016
  • Romania / France / Belgium
  • 2h 8min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Cristian Mungiu
  • Cast: Adrian Titieni, Maria-Victoria Dragus, Rares Andrici
  • UK release: 31 March 2017

Eliza (Dragus) has been awarded a scholarship to study in the UK, and all she has to do is pass her graduation exams, but on the day of the first session she is attacked, and her father (Titieni) is concerned that it will affect her performance. Masterful, slow-burning drama about compromise and ambition, beautifully acted and unfussily directed.

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27 Mar 20175 stars

Cristian Mungiu's masterful slow-burn drama poses a series of fascinating moral dilemmas

The road to hell is paved with good intentions in Graduation, the latest weighty, complex drama from Cristian Mungiu, the director of 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days. Mungiu has a rare ability to glimpse into the soul of modern Romania and find the…

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