When Flamingos Fall from the Sky

World Premiere

Romania | Romanian | Color | 16 m
Subtitles: English, Arabic

the story of a daughter and her father, embarking together on a wintry journey. Although suffering from an eye disease, the little girl narrates in luxurious detail a strange encounter with a baby flamingo.


Dragoș Hanciu

Bio: A Romanian film director, cinematographer and photographer. After finishing UNATC film school in Bucharest, he made IONAȘ DREAMS OF RAIN, which premiered in Visions du Réel in 2017 and THREE, a co-directed short experimental documentary was selected at Edinburgh IFF 2017. In 2021 his debut feature length documentary, THE MAN AND HIS SHADOW, premiered in TIFF Romania.