by Warren Curry
“Police, Adjective” is a Romanian “New Wave” take on a police drama, meaning, in a nutshell, the emphasis is on realism rather than plot mechanics, the camera doesn’t move much, action is kept to a bare minimum and the tone is on the frigid side. Needless to say, this movie is for fairly specific tastes, and as one who was thoroughly blown away by 2006’s much lauded Romanian film “4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days,” I was optimistic that my appreciation level of the movie would be high. Unfortunately, that’s not the case.
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