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Dogs (Romanian: Câini) is a 2016 Romanian drama film directed by Bogdan Mirică. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival[2][3] where it won the FIPRESCI Prize.[4] It is Mirică's directorial debut.[5][6]

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Film poster
Directed byBogdan Mirică
Produced byMarcela Ursu[1]
Written byBogdan Mirică
StarringDragoș Bucur
CinematographyAndrei Butică
Edited byRoxana Szel
Release date
  • 15 May 2016 (2016-05-15) (Cannes)
Running time
104 minutes
  • Romania
  • France
  • Bulgaria
  • Qatar[1]



At the 2017 Gopo Awards, Dogs won for Best Lead Actor (Visu), Best Supporting Actor (Ivanov), Best Cinematography (Andrei Butică) (award shared ex aequo with Marius Panduru for Scarred Hearts), Best Sound (Sam Cohen, Sebastian Zselmye, Herve Buirett), Best Score (Codrin Lazăr, Sorin Romanescu), and Best First Feature (Bogdan Mirică).[7][8]

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  1. ^ a b "Dogs (Caini) - Cineuropa". Cineuropa. Retrieved 25 March 2017.
  2. ^ "2016 Cannes Film Festival Announces Lineup". IndieWire. Retrieved 14 April 2016.
  3. ^ "Cannes 2016: Film Festival Unveils Official Selection Lineup". Variety. Retrieved 14 April 2016.
  4. ^ Rebecca Ford (21 May 2016). "Cannes: 'Toni Erdmann,' 'Dogs' Take Fipresci Prizes". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 21 May 2016.
  5. ^ "Cannes Film Review: 'Dogs'". Variety. Retrieved 16 May 2016.
  6. ^ "'Dogs' ('Caini'): Cannes Review". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 16 May 2016.
  7. ^ Stefan Dobroiu (22 March 2017). "Sieranevada nabs the main awards at the Gopos". Cineuropa.
  8. ^ Vladimir Kozlov (22 March 2017). "Cristi Puiu's 'Sieranevada' Tops Romanian Film Awards". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 25 March 2017.

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