Ancient Oak by Daniel Balteanu
First of all, Ancient Oak is an official selection of the 2018 Oregon Documentary Film Festival. Furthermore, Ancient Oak was nominated for 3 different awards. Filmed in Ireland, Daniel Balteanu presents an amazing short documentary with artistic cinematography and a compelling story. "Ancient Oak: The Story Of A Bog Oak Sculptor" is a documentary film featuring Conor Lane. A professional bog oak sculptor in County Kildare, Ireland. Above all, the video gives an insight into his creative journey. Even more, the inspiration he gets from the bog, and the connection he has with bog oak. It also offers a glimpse of the transformation that bog oak undergoes. From a raw piece of ancient oak taken from the Irish soil to a beautifully finished sculpture piece.
Daniel Balteanu Director's Biography
My name is Daniel Balteanu and I am an award winning Romanian - Irish Photographer Film-maker. Hence, I am currently based in Ireland. Furthermore, I graduated with a Diploma in Film and Television and a Degree in Photographic Media. Above all, for over ten years I have been working behind the camera in areas such as Documentary, Feature Film, TV, Corporate and Marketing Videos. Also, I work as a documentary and travel photography, using both analog and digital technologies.