Romania / 1976 / 102’ / color / Comedy / AG
Directed by: Manole Marcus
Screenplay: Titus Popovici
With: Toma Caragiu, Octavian Cotescu, Marin Moraru, Ovidiu Schumacher, Alexandru Manolescu, Cristina Hofman
Produced by: Film house 3
A group of five men passionate about fishing go to the Danube Delta in an expedition to capture a legendary catfish, known as the ”Monster”. Through the comic of language and characters, the film becomes a satire on the bureaucratic apparatus of the time.
The film premiered in Romania April 5th, 1976.