Romanian Film Festival Seattle: Playback


Romania | 2023 | 77 min. | Iulia Rugină

November 4, 2023

Romanian Film Festival Seattle, 10th Edition

Playback follows Sorin Lupașcu, a famous DJ during Romania's communist years, as the film subtly reveals the country's transformations to a democracy.

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Passes: $45 | $40 SIFF Members, Seniors, Students - includes full series access

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In communist Romania of the 80s, outside music was trafficked on vinyl or secretly recorded from foreign radio stations. Playback tells the story of one of the most famous DJs during that time and of the musical events that changed the face of a society.

  • Director: Iulia Rugină
  • Country: Romania
  • Year: 2023
  • Running Time: 77 min.
  • Language: Romanian