I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians

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I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians
I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians.jpg
Romanian theatrical release poster
Directed byRadu Jude
Written byRadu Jude
StarringIoana Iacob
CinematographyMarius Panduru
Edited byCatalin Cristutiu
Distributed byMicro Film
Release date
  • 2 July 2018 (2018-07-02) (KVIFF)
  • 28 September 2018 (2018-09-28) (Romania)
Running time
160 minutes
CountryRomania
Czech Republic[1]
Germany
Bulgaria
France
LanguageRomanian
Box office$38,884[2][3]

I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians (Romanian: Îmi este indiferent dacă în istorie vom intra ca barbari) is a 2018 internationally co-produced black comedy film directed by Radu Jude.[4] It was selected as the Romanian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 91st Academy Awards, but it was not nominated.[5] It won the Crystal Globe for the best feature film at the 2018 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

Plot[edit]

In the film, a stylized reenactment of the Romanian campaign on Odessa is played on this parking lot in front of the Royal Palace of Bucharest.

The film examines the 1941 Odessa massacre by Romanians on the Eastern Front in 1941.[4]

Cast[edit]

Leading actress Ioana Iacob [de] (right) with producer Ada Solomon [ro] (left)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Křišťálový glóbus získal ve Varech rumunský film ‚Je mi jedno, že se zapíšeme do dějin jako barbaři'". iROZHLAS (in Czech). Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  2. ^ "I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  3. ^ "I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians". The Numbers. IMDb. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  4. ^ a b "'I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  5. ^ Barraclough, Leo (3 August 2018). "Oscars: Romania Selects 'Barbarians' as Academy Awards Entry". Variety. Retrieved 3 August 2018.

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