Tag: zamfir

"She died with frozen tears on her face"

Frozen Tears

Well this week Romanian journalists haven’t had to resort to stealing videos and photos because there’s been non-stop coverage of a domestic incident, the crash of a plane (link in English) in the Apuseni Mountains near Cluj. This story is still ongoing and I’ve been closely monitoring the media but I’ve decided to hold off… Read More ›


Romanians in TV/Film – Zamfir, Master of the Pan Flute

I’m not going to lie. When I met my very first Romanians in the United States, I only knew of two things to talk about. One was Romanian gymnasts (especially Nadia Comăneci) and the other was Zamfir, Master of the Pan Flute. I “knew” of him only because during the 1980s he had a long-running… Read More ›