World soundtrack awards
Film Fest Gent - Waiting for August
Archived: Waiting for August (2014)

director: Teodora Ana Mihai

composer: Karim Baggili

duration: 88 minutes
Belgian Cinema Today , Docs , Documentary, Family

Official Selection - Global Cinema

'Waiting for August' explores the life of 15-year-old Georgiana Halmac who lives with her six siblings in a social housing block in Romania. While their mother is away earning a living in Italy, Georgiana becomes head of the family and finds her adolescence cut brutally short. The film won the Best International Feature Award at Toronto's Hot Docs in 2014.


director: Teodora Ana Mihai
composer: Karim Baggili
producer: Antoine Vermeesch & Hanne Phlypo
screenplay: Teodora Mihai
Editor: Michèle Hubinon
Cinematography: Joachim Philippe & Mihnea Popescu
sound: Felix Blume & Bruno Schweisguth

production company: Clin d'oeil films & A Private View

More info

dialogue: Romanian
subtitles: Dutch/Fr subt.
Country: Belgium - Romania
year: 2014

Official site


TEODORA ANA MIHAI (1981): Civil War Essay (2000), Waiting for August (2014)

Technical Specs

format: DCP
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