It is true, that when I arrived at the prison sorting centre, at Ghencea, I was made to scrub the floors, something I had never done in my life, which prompted my self-analysis: ‘what was the point to have been presented to the King of England, when I could not even scrub the floors?’
Entries Tagged as '“Ion Gavrila Ogoranu”'
November 12th, 2016 · No Comments · Books, Communist Prisons, Diaspora, Education, Famous People, History, International Media, PEOPLE, POLITICAL DETENTION / DISSENT, quotations, Translations
Tags:"Centre for Romanian Studies - London"·"Communist prisons"·"Constantin BRANCUSI"·"Constantin Roman"·"Emil Cioran·"Eugene IONESCO"·"Ion Gavrila Ogoranu"·"Paul CELAN"·A woman's goulag·Altruism·Ana Novac·Anița Nandriș Cudla·Arctic·Aretia Tàtàrescu·Auschwitz·Bucovina·editor·Grigore Nandriș·Ireland·London·Mabel Farley Nandris·nationality·Oltenia·PM Gheorghe Tàtàrescu·Rhinoceros·Russia·Sanda Tàtàrescu-Negroponte·Siberia·Tg. Jiu·they do not bend”·Viorel Gheorghita·“Firtrees break up·“Précis de décomposition”
February 5th, 2010 · No Comments · International Media, Reviews
Povestea Grupului Gavrilă primul film al trilogiei „Apoape linişte“ despre Rezistenţa Anticomunistă „Portretul luptătorului la tinereţe“ a fost selectat şi va fi prezentat la Festivalul Filmului de la Berlin
When the Soviet Army marched into Romania in 1944, a part of the Romanian population went “into the mountains”. Over a thousand armed resistance groups took refuge in the inaccessible forests of the Carpathian Mountains where they waited in vain for the support of the Western Allies. Thirty of them held their ground well into the 1950s. One was led by Ion Gavrilă-Ogoranu, who managed to remain undetected until 1976 when he was arrested.
Tags:"40th Berlin Film Festival"·"Ion Gavrila Ogoranu"·"Portrait of the Fighter as a Young Man"·"Portretul luptătorului la tinereţe"·2010·anti-communism·Berlin "Film Festival"·Berlinale·Carpathians·Fagaras·fighters·movie·Romania·trilogy·„Apoape linişte“