original title: Oameni de treabă
feature film – in development

directed by Paul Negoescu
writer: Radu Romaniuc, Oana Tudor
executive producer: Ana Voicu
producers: Anamaria Antoci, Paul Negoescu, Poli Angelova

produced by Papillon Film, Tangaj Production & Screening Emotions
with the support of CNC Romania (National Film Center), Bulgarian National Film Center and Creative Europe


Ilie enjoys the easy life of a village policeman. His passivity during a series of violent events soon turns him into an accomplice to murder. Tension accumulates in the village, forcing Ilie to make a final decision.

Markets and Workshops

Winner of:
Midpoint Consulting Award at Connecting Cottbus co/co Pitch
Script Pool Award (Baltic Event) – Tallinn International Film Festival

Selected at:
Midpoint International Script Development Program
AlbaScript – Balkan Film Market (Tirana, Albania)