One Step Behind the Seraphim
Toronto International Film Festival
Director : Daniel Sandu / Romania, Germany, Bulgaria, France, Czech Republic/2018/Colour/144’/Romanian
Director and Screenplay Daniel Sandu Producer Loana Draghici, ada Solomon DoP George Dascalescu Editor Mircea Oiteanu Cast Stefan Iancu, Vlad Ivanov, Toto Dumitrescu, Cristian Bota
A 14 year old boy, Gabriel, enters a theological seminary where he faces a system based on corruption. Also a father Vlad fosters an atmosphere of fear among the students. Together with two other boys he starts breaking all the rules, leading to a conflict with the seminary administration.