Alexander Nanau / RO, LU, 2019 / 109 min.
On 30 October 2015 a fire at the Colectiv night club in Bucharest claimed 28 victims. In the days and weeks that were to follow, a further 37 of the 180 injured died from bacterial infections. This was not a terrible coincidence. The documentary Collective reveals how a pharmaceutical company could do as it pleased as corrupt government agencies and hospital managers turned a blind eye.
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No films were made in Romania at all in 2000. Twenty years later, films by Romanian directors premiere all over the world and the Romanian New Wave has found its rightful place in film history.