Cabbage, Potatoes and other Demons

Cabbage, Potatoes and other Demons

In the Romanian village of Lunguletu, 1000 farmers on their tractors sit on 100.000 tons of cabbage in the local market, waiting for customers. At the end of the day they either sell for nothing or destroy their crops. Intrigued of getting 1 ton of cabbage for just EUR 20, townie Serban decides to spend one year in the village and work the land, to see why these people got into a deadlock and if there is any way out. The Mayor and some villagers have ideas and possible solutions. But can they overcome the farmers mistrusting each other, their fear of a “collective farm” and the powerful urge to compete?

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Main credits

Georgescu, Serban (film director)
Georgescu, Serban (film producer)
Iordachescu, Alex (film producer)
Deckert, Heino (film producer)

Other credits

Cinematography, Bogdan Slavescu; editing, Serban Georgescu; original score, Vlad Blîndu.


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Keywords

; "Cabbage, Potatoes and other Demons"; Deckert Distribution; agriculture; farms; farming; Romania; Eastern Europe; cabbage; rural; poverty;

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