Andrei Crețulescu


Together with Start Anew World (d. Luiza Pârvu), It Can Pass Through the Wall (d. Radu Jude) and Dying from a Wound of Love, Kowalski is part of the omnibus film 4 shorts: Black Heart Histories shown in Romanian cinemas in 2014.

”It was difficult to find a more eclectic collection of short films than this quad of aces that bets everything on one card: death”, Mihai Chirilov, TIFF Artistic Director.

Kowalski won the award for Best Short Film at Zagreb International Film Festival in 2014.


Director: Andrei Crețulescu
Writer: Andrei Crețulescu
Cinematography: Andrei Butică
Producers: Andrei Crețulescu, Claudiu Mitcu
Cast: Andi Vasluianu, Dorian Boguță, Șerban Pavlu
Year: 2014
Category: scurtmetraj ficțiune
Duration: 18 minute
Available only in Romania


Three men go into a pub. The first man has too many questions. The second man has the perfect plan. The third man has no chance.


Transilvania International Film Festival – Romania, 2014


Best Short Film, Zagreb International Film Festival – Croatia, 2014
Best Director, Best Actor (Andi Vasluianu), Lille European Film Festival – France, 2014
Best Short Film, UCIN – Romania, 2014