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THE BED OF PROCRUSTES
PATUL LUI PROCUST

Romania, 2018, 17′

Dan, tired of all the problems he has to deal with at home, decides to spend the night at Ștefan, an old acquaintance. Their uncanny interaction peaks when Ștefan’s hospitality turns into persuasion.

Locarno Film Festival - Pardi di Domani Competition, 2018; Auteur Film Festival - Brave Balkans Section, Belgrade, 2018.

Andrian Împărățel
Director
Andrian Împărățel
Director

21-year-old, Andrian Împărățel is a young Romanian director. He is currently studying directing at
“Babeș-Bolyai” University, in Cluj-Napoca, at the Department of Theatre and Film, under the guidance of
directors Adrian Sitaru and Radu Jude. The Bed of Procrustes is his first short film, which premiered at
Locarno International Film Festival, in “Pardi di Domani” Section, and which, later on, was selected for
“Auteur Film Festival” in Belgrade, in “Brave Balkans” Section.

Raul Stan
Sound Designer
Raul Stan
Sound Designer

21-year-old, Raul Stan is a young student at “Babeș-Bolyai” University, in Cluj-Napoca, at the Faculty of
Theatre and Film, in the Multimedia/ Sound & Editing department. Former employee of “Hola Media”
production company, he worked as sound designer for two student film projects: Try Again (d.: Vasile
Todincă, Jr.), and The Bed of Procrustes (d.: Andrian Împărățel), for which he also did the editing.

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