Romanian New Wave

As Corneliu Porumboiu returns with his noirish oddball crime thriller, ‘The Whistlers’ (showing exclusively on Curzon Home Cinema), we’ve handpicked 4 of the best films to come out of the Romanian New Wave. Born out of Nicolae Ceaușescu’s repressive dictatorship, which ended 30 years ago in bloody revolution, this generation of filmmakers examined the nation’s turbulent past with stark and minimalist realism.