Dragos Hanciu was born in 1993 in Romania. He spent almost half his life skateboarding and that's how he got in contact with photo and video cameras.
In 2014, he made his first student short documentary, The Floating Bridge, which was featured in several festivals in Romania and Europe. After graduating Film Directing in Bucharest, he attended Aristoteles Workshop where he made his second short documentary, Ionas Dreams of Rain. Dragos is also spending a serious amount of time and energy on photography, both documentary and essay. Hometown, his first solo exhibition opened in May 2016 in Munich at Die Faerberei Gallery, and also featured the video installation called Happy Holidays.
Currently, he is in production with both his first feature documentary and his first photo book called Hometown.