If I Want To Whistle, I Whistle
Weeks before his release, a teen prisoner learns that his mother has returned home. Meanwhile, he finds himself in love with a student working in the penitentiary. Jury Prize winner at the Berlin Film Festival.
Two weeks before his release from a youth penitentiary, Silviu learns that his ne'er-do-well mother has returned home to Romania to take his little brother back to Italy with her, despite his objections. In his desperation to stop his mother, Silviu resorts to violence, and takes a young social worker hostage. Winner of the Silver Bear at Berlin in 2010. Directed by Florin Serban and stars George Pistereanu, Ada Condeescu and Mihai Constantin. (From Romania, in Romanian) (Drama) (2010) (Rpt) MA (L)