MATACHE – WORK IN REGRESS

Director:Dragoș Lumpan
Country:România
Year:2016
Type:Documentar
Language:Română
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Matache area, in downtown Bucharest, has gone through radical changes that have influenced the community, leaving the neighbourhood in a state of social and economic disintegration. The documentary film “Matache – Berzei Buzesti” made by Dragos Lumpan is based on extensive footage. Changes in the area were recorded in videos, timelapse and photographs taken during 2010 – 2016. The film includes interviews with architects, urbanists, civil society representatives, residents in the area. And with the former mayor of Bucharest, Sorin Oprescu.