Vlad Petri is a film director interested in political and social subjects, and often combines personal images with official archives. His films, which lie at the border between documentary and fiction, have been shown at festivals including the Berlin International Film Festival, the International Film Festival Rotterdam, the Sarajevo Film Festival, and the Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival. He has won three Romanian GOPO Awards, for Best Debut Film (2015) and Best Short Documentary Film (2021, 2022). His filmography include Where Are You Bucharest? (2014), The Dear Passed in Front of Me (short; 2020), The Same Dream (short; 2021), and Between Revolutions (2023).