Romania couldn’t have envisioned a bigger night in the international cinema spotlight. Filmmakers from the country won the top competition and Un Certain Regard section prizes as the Cannes Film Festival came to a close tonight. We have the full list of winners at indieWIRE.com, including comments from “4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days” director Cristian Mungiu, who called the night the best thing yet to happen for the recent wave of Romanian cinema.
Pictured: After winning his prize, Cristian Mungiu signs an autograph in the press conference room at the Palais des Festivals.
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