Paul Negoescu’s Two Lottery Tickets / Doua lozuri will be distributed by Dekanalog Releasing in US theatres and virtual cinemas starting 21 May 2021. Negoescu’s sophomore feature was a big success in Romania in 2016.
In 2016, Two Lottery Tickets, an independent film made with a budget of approximately EUR 30,000 cashed in 13 times its budget, earning approximately EUR 400,000 at the box office, and had 101,291 admissions in Romania, where it was released by RoImage 2000 on 7 October 2016.
The film also had the most successful opening for a Romanian film in 26 years with 27,182 admissions.
The story is loosely based on I.L. Caragiale’s novella and follows three guys who win a lottery but lose the tickets. The film stars popular actors Dragoş Bucur, Alexandru Papadopol and Dorian Boguță.