The Bed of Procrustes


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.


Student at the Faculty of Theater and Film within UBB Cluj, specialization in Documentary Filmmaking. His first short film, The Bed of Procrustes (2018), made in the second year of university, had its international premiere at the Locarno International Film Festival – Pardi di domani 2018 and was later accepted in other festivals, both national (Next, TIFF, Anonymous, Filmul de piatra) as well as international (Auteur Film Festival – Belgrade, Serbia).

  • Andrian Împărățel
  • Romania
  • 2018
  • Fic.
  • 18’
  • Sub. PT/ENG



Official Competition
East Wave