CLOSE TO HEAVEN wins WWF Award in Thessaloniki

Monday, 21 March 2011

Titus Faschina’s documentary CLOSE TO HEAVEN won the WWF Award of the 13th Thessaloniki Doc Fest 2011. Additionally the film received a Special Mention from the ERT3 Broadcasting Award Jury. Congratulations!

In CLOSE TO HEAVEN we follow Dumitru Stanciu, one of the last mountain shepherds of Europe. As his forefathers did for thousands of years, in summer as in winter he and his herd of sheep roam the far reaches of the Transylvanian Carpathian Mountains, close to the edge of heaven.

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