How To Fly A Kite?

Cum inalti un zmeu? / How To Fly A Kite?, Gábor Loránd, Romania, 2018, 27’
Fiction, o.v. Romanian, Italian & English subtitles

WTFF5 – International Competition Short Films +

Cum inalti un zmeu?

In a forest near Cătina, in the Romanian countryside, a usual day of gathering firewood gets out of hand, as Aurel and Nicușor fail to comply with Officer Sergiu Câmpan’s standards of cooperation. Until the break of dawn, when Aurel will become a man. Based on a real story.

Director’s bio-filmography
Gábor Loránd (1992) is a writer and director, born in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. He studied film directing at Sapientia University’s and at the National University of Theatre and Film Ion Luca Caragiale. He has shot numerous short fiction and documentary films including Size 36 Sneakers (2013), This Is Our Saint Bichromate (2013), Viorel (2015), #jogging (2015), Tranzit (2016) and Emergency Landing (2017).


Directed by Gábor Loránd
Screenplay Gábor Loránd
DOP Elena Bolintiru
Sound Matei Vasilache
Editing Cristian Georgescu
Sound Editing Matei Vasilache
Cast Ionuț Mihai, Alexandru Gârjoabă, Virgil Aioanei, Dorina Măcelaru, Iulian Burciu, Alexandra Buzoianu, Tudor Buzoianu
Production Ana Voicu, Elena Martin
Distribution Universitatea Nationala de Arta Teatrala si Cinematografica I. L. Caragiale