Director: Tudor Giurgiu • Romania, Bulgaria
Driven by ambition and the righteous pursuit of justice, a young Romanian prosecutor investigates a former colleague accused of soliciting bribes. Delving further into the case, he finds himself caught in a larger system of power and political graft and his own inescapable quagmire. Why Me? bracingly tells the true story of a determined individual confronting his country’s far-reaching and insidious institutional corruption.
Run Time: 125 Min.
Festival Program: World Cinema