‘The Whistlers’ Arrives July 21 on DVD, Digital

An official 2019 Cannes Film Festival Palme D’or nominee, The Whistlers stars Vlad Ivanov (One Step Behind the Seraphim) as the corrupt police officer Cristi who undertakes a suspenseful heist with his femme fatale accomplice Gilda (Catrinel Marlon, The Ideal City). The “elegant and stylishly crafted” (The Guardian) crime drama will be available on DVD and for digital download on July 21 from Magnolia Home Entertainment.

Directed by Romanian filmmaker Corneliu Porumboiu (12:08 East of Bucharest), The Whistlers follows Cristi, a crooked officer, as he carries out a high-stakes heist with Gilda, his criminally aligned co-conspirator who helps him navigate dangerous mob territories. Cristi and Gilda seek help from prisoner and lawless businessman Zsolt (Sabin Tambrea, Ludwig II) as he is the sole individual who can locate the hidden fortune. Under heavy police surveillance, the menacing duo learn a secret whistling language on the Canary Islands to communicate freely as they carry out the treacherous mission.


From Romanian director Corneliu Porumboiu, THE WHISTLERS, follows Cristi, a policeman who plays both sides of the law. As he embarks on a high-stakes heist with the beautiful Gilda, both will have to navigate the twists and turns of corruption, treachery and deception. But a trip to the Canary Islands to learn a secret whistling language might just be what they need to pull it off.

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Street Date: July 21, 2020

Run Time: 97 Minutes

Rating: Not Rated

SRP: $26.98


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