In an improvised night club called "Tokoriki" the whole village celebrates Geanina’s 18th birthday. Her boyfriend and Alin will give her a most surprising gift, one that nobody will ever forget.


A night in Tokoriki
A night in Tokoriki
A night in Tokoriki
A night in Tokoriki


Cristian Priboi - Alin

Cristian Bota - Bebe

Iulia Ciochină  - Geanina

Sorin Cociş - Geanina’s father

Daniela Elena Preda - Geanina’s mother

Andrei Ciopec

Costi Apostol

Tudor Morar

Adrian Loghin

Cristian Toma


Directing - Roxana Stroe
Writing - Ana-Maria Gheorghe, Roxana Stroe
Cinematography - Laurenţiu Răducanu
Production Designer & Set Decorator - Adina Lupu
Film Editor - Vlad Genescu
Sound Designer - Victor Miu


o 66th Berlinale Film Festival, Berlin, Germany, Feb 2016 , SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE GENERATION 14+ INTERNATIONAL JURY

o SEEN & HEARD special screening for charity fund raiser, March 31st 2016, Sydney, Australia

o 32nd Boston LGBT Film Festival, Boston, USA, Mar - Apr 2016

o BEST OF BERLINALE at the Phi Centre in Montreal, Canada, 27th April 2016

o 18th MiFo LGBT Film Festival, Miami, USA, Apr - May 2016

o LUNAR screening at SPEKTRUM art/technology/community, May 5th 2016, Berlin, Germany

o CANNES SHORT FILM CORNER, Romanian Short Waves, May 19th 2016, Cannes, France

o 20th European Film Festival, Bucharest + 5 cities, Romania, May 2016

o 32nd Hamburg International Short Film Festival, Selected in the Youth section - the 18th Mo&Friese Hamburg Children's Short Film Festival, Hamburg, Germany , May - Jun 2016, SPECIAL MENTION OF THE JURY

o 2nd Mammoth Lake Film Festival, Mammoth Lakes, USA, May 2016, BEST NARRATIVE SHORT

o 15th Transilvania International Film Festival, Cluj Napoca, Romania, May – Jun 2016, Winner of the Romanian Short Film Competition ZFR “Zilele Filmului Românesc”

o 22nd L.A. Film Festival, Los Angeles, USA, Jun 2016

o 11th Rencontres Films Femmes Mediterrannee, Marseille, France, Oct 16, PRIX DU JURY

o 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Jun 2016

o 2nd Particles Intermedia Lab and Music Festival, Arad, Romania, Jun 2016

o 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Selected in the Future Frames Section, Karolvy Vary, Czech Rep., Jul 2016

o 6th Rio Gender & Sexuality Film Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil , Jul 2016

o 24th Curtas Vila do Conde, Out of competition program, Vila do Conde, Portugal, Jul 2016

o 7th ShortsUP - The Long Night of Short Films, Bucharest, Romania, Jul 2016, SHORTSUP AUDIENCE AWARD

o 13th ANONIMUL International Independent Film Festival, Sf. Gheorghe, Romania, Aug 2016, BEST ROMANIAN SHORT

o 3rd Victoria Film Festival, Victoria, Romania, Aug 2016

o 1st Bean Bag Festival, Brasov, Romania, Aug 2016

o 7th Divan Film Festival, Port Cetate, Romania, Aug 2016

o 9th Filmul de Piatra Film Festival, Piatra Neamt, Romania, Aug 2016

o Proiectii pe Promenada, Follow Art, Bucuresti, Romania, Aug 2016

o 3rd Marele Picnic ShortsUP, Bucuresti, Romania, Aug 2016

o 15th International Documentary and Short Film Festival DOKUFEST, Pristina, Kosovo, Aug 2016

o 29th Helsinki International Film Festival “Love and Anarchy”, Helsinki, Finland , Sep 2016

o 64th San Sebastian Film Festival, Student Meeting Selection, San Sebastian, Spain, Sep 2016

o 5th TIFF Targu Mures, Targu Mures, Romania, Sep 2016

o 22nd Encounters Film Festival UK, Bristol, UK, Sep 2016

o 11th BIAFF Batumi International Art House Film Festival, Batumi, Georgia, Sep 2016

o 3rd Arkadia ShortFest, Baicoi, Romania, Sep 2016

o 29th Rakkautta & Anarkiaa | Helsinki International Film Festival, Helsinki, Finland, Sep 2016

o 7th Noaptea Alba a Filmului Romanesc, Bucuresti, Romania, Sep 2016

o 31st Festival International du Film Francophone du Namur, Namur, Belgium, Sep - Oct 2016, PRIX FORMAT COURT

o 31st MIX Copenhagen 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark, Sep - Oct 2016

o Hors Champ : Rencontres culturelles européennes, Bordeaux, France, Oct 2016

o 1st TIFF Chisinau, Chisinau, Moldova, Oct 2016

o 23rd PRIDE PICTURES - Queer Film Festival Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Gernay, Oct 2016

o Lumini si umbre - Floreasca, Bucuresti, Romania, Oct 2016

o 6th ISFFC International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, Lemesos, Cyprus, Oct 2016, 2nd PRIZE FOR BEST SHORT FILM

o 57th Brno International Short Film Festival, Brno, Czech Republic , Oct 2016, PUBLIC AWAR

o 9th CINEAST Festival du Film d'Europe Centrale et Orientale, Oct 2016, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

o 32nd Haifa International Film Festival, Haifa, Israel, Oct 2016

o 8th Timishort Film Festival, Timișoara, Romania, Oct 2016

o 11th Rencontres Films Femmes Mediterrannee, Marseille, France, Oct 2016, PRIX DU JURY

o 8th CPH PIX / BUSTER / Copenhagen International Film Festival for Children and Youth , Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct – Nov 2016

o 17th QFF Mezipatra, Praga & Brno, Czech Republic, Oct - Nov 2016

o 57th Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Selected in the Balkan Survey Short Film Programme, Thessaloniki, Greece, Nov 2016

o 15th CINEMAFORUM International Independent Feature Film Festival, Warsaw, Poland, Nov 2016, HONORARY MENTION

o Semaine du Film Roumain à Nice 2016, Nice, France, Nov 2016

o 20th Queersicht LGBTI Film Festival, Bern, Switzerland, Nov 2016

o 25th Alter-Native International Film Festival, Târgu Mureș, Romania, Nov 2016

o 30th Leeds International Film Festival, Leeds, UK, Nov 2016

o 30th AFI FEST presented by Audi, Los Angeles, USA, Nov 2016

o 12th Paris Courts Devant International Short Flm Festival, Paris, France, Nov 2016

o 61st Cork Film Festival, Cork, Ireland, Nov 2016

o 6th UK Film Festival, London, UK, Nov 2016

o 11th International Short Film Festival ŻUBROFFKA, Białystok, Poland, Dec 2016, BEST LIVE-ACTION SHORT

o Short Film days in Nicosia - ISFFC, Nicosia, Cyprus, Dec 2016

o 12th Romanian Film Festival in Munchen, Munchen, Germany, Dec 2016, PUBLIC AWARD

o Making Waves - New Romanian Cinema Film Festival, New York, USA, Dec 2016

o Bookfest Brasov - Special screening, Brasov, Romania, Dec 2016

o 11th IPIFF - Independent Producers Indie Film Festival, Bucharest, Romania, Dec 2016, BEST STUDENT FILM

o Short to the Point Film Festival, Bucharest, Romania, Jan-17, BEST STUDENT SHORT FILM and BEST YOUNG DIRECTOR

o 28th Trieste Film Festival, Trieste, Italy, Jan 2017

o The nonconformist alternative - screening Cultural Center G8, Sofia, Bulgaria, Jan-17

o 24th Mardi Gras Film Festival , Sydney, Australia, Feb / Mar 2017

o 14th Zinegoak - Bilbao Internacional LGTB Film Festival, Bilbao, Spain, Feb / Mar 2017

o 33rd European Film Festival of Lille, Lille, France, Mar 2017

o 39th International Women's Film Festival of Créteil, Créteil, France, Mar 2017, AUDIENCE AWARD FOR BEST FOREIGN SHORT

o 12th A l'Est du Nouveau Film Festival, Rouen, France, Mar 2017

o 21st REGARD Saguenay International Short Film Festival, Chicoutimi, Canada, Mar 2017

o 22nd Vilnius Film Festival KINPAVASARIS, Vilnius, Lithuania, Mar 2017

o 9th Short Waves Festival, Poznan, Poland, Mar 2017

o 23rd Regensburg International Short Film Week, Regensburg, Germany, Mar 2017

o 14th Crossing Europe Film Festival, Linz, Austria, Apr 2017

o Manif d’art - Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, Apr 2017

o Future Shorts 2017 Spring Programme, international, Spring 2017

o 4th Favourites Film Festival, Bremen & Berlin, Germany, May - Sep 2017

o 15th Gdańsk DocFilm Festival, Gdansk, Poland, May - June 2017

o 5th International Film Festival for Kids and Youth Cinema in Sneakers, Warsaw, Poland, May - June 2017

o 19th Tel-Aviv International Student Film Festival, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 2017

o 6th Breakthroughs Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, June 2017

o 13th FEST new directors - new films festival, Espinho, Portugal, June 2017


Ana-Maria Gheorghe

Roxana Stroe


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