IN 19TH CENTURY ROMANIA, Costandin, a policeman of the time and his son rtavel through the country in search of a fugitive gypsy slave.
AFERIM! is an attempt to gaze into the past, to take a journey inside the mentalities of the beginning of the 19th century. Critically acclaimed, it went on to win the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival.
"An exceptional, deeply intelligent gaze at a key historical period, with significant ramifications for today."