Tavi, a forty-year-old divorced father, comes to his ex-wife's home to repair his four-year-old daughter Alexandra's bike. He realizes with amazement that Alexandra does not call him "Daddy" anymore. He asks his ex-wife for an explanation ...
Born in Bucharest in 1977. In 2003 he graduated from the Filmmaking department of the Bucharest Media University. Apart from working as an assistant director for Costa-Gavras and Cristi Puiu, he has shot several feature and short films and over 100 commercials. For “Aferim!” he won the Berlinale Silver Bear in 2015, and for “Scarred Hearts” he received the Special Jury Prize at Locarno Festival 2016.
Film Selection: Tara moartă (The Dead Nation, 2017, doc) — Inimi cicatrizate (Scarred Hearts, 2016) — Aferim! (2015) — Toată lumea din familia noastră (Everybody in Our Family, 2012) — Cea mai fericita fată din lume (2008, The Happiest Girl in the World; CE’11) — Alexandra (2006, short) — The Black Sea (Marea neagră, short 2004)