Closer to the Moon
A band of Romanian freedom fighters pull the crime of the century in this gripping heist film based on an incredible true story. Bucharest, 1959: with anti-Semitism on the rise, a group of Jewish WWII resistance members, led by a police inspector (Mark Strong) and an academic (Vera Farmiga), reteam for an audacious act of political agitation. Posing as a movie crew, they hold up the Romanian National Bank by making it look like a film shoot. But what comes next is even more unbelievable when the group is handed down a punishment as outlandish as their crime.
|Directed by||Nae Caranfil|
|Written by||Nae Caranfil|
|Company||IFC FilmsIFC FilmsIFC Films|