Schedule & venue

The ROFest.Trends Film Festival is scheduled to take place between the 20th and the 22nd of April 2018, at AMC River East 21 in Chicago.

Catalog Rofest Trends


  • Friday, April 20:

6:30–9:00 p.m.: opening feature fiction screening 6,9 on the Richter Scale, by Nae Caranfil

9:30–11:00 p.m: private reception – by invitation, only

  • Saturday, April 21:

10:00-12:00 a.m.: screenings: Written/Unwritten by Adrian Silisteanu, Shindy Music by Andrei Teodorescu

1:00-4:00 p.m: screening Aferim! by Radu Jude & workshop “The film as a socio-cultural radiography of Romania”; special guest Mihaela Sirbu (with the support of SNSPA)

5:00-7:00 p.m.: screening Dogs, by Bogdan Mirica, & Q&A with Bogdan Mirica

7:30-9:30 p.m.: screening Eastern Business, by Igor Cobileanski & Q&A with Constantin Puscasu

  • Sunday, April 22:

10:00-12:00 a.m.: screenings: Muzeon by Laurentiu Damian, Clay Watching by Hadrian Gavrilutiu, Q&A with Hadrian Gavrilutiu

1:00-4:00 p.m: screening The Fixer, by Adrian Sitaru & debate “Ethics in Journalism. Fake News, Fake Stories” (with the support of SNSPA)

5:00-7:00 p.m.: screening Two Lottery Tickets by Paul Negoescu and Q&A with Alexandru Papadopol

7:00-8:00 p.m.: screening The King who Tricked Hitler by Trevor Poots 

9:00-10:00 p.m.: private reception – by invitation, only