The title, deliberately misspelled, is a parody of esoteric film titles and does not refer to anything specific.

Official submission of Romania for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 89th Academy Awards in 2017.

Shot in 42 days.

Sieranevada (2016) was the 11th best film of 2016 according to the annual 'Sight & Sound' poll in which 163 critics and curators named their 5 top movies of the year.

Won the CEI (Central European Initiative) Award at the 28th Trieste Film Festival in 2017.

Won the 'Golden Bicycle' award at the 14th Zagreb Film Festival in 2016, presented to the best film in the 'Together Again' section.

Won the 'Best Director' award at the 22nd Belgrade Auteur Film Festival in 2016.