Mark Treon (US) (RTTE-010)

Mark Treon and I sat down for a conversation about Romania on 7/8/15 in my studio.

Mark has been coming to Romania since 1991, has made over 30 trips to the country and has also adopted a child here, which has bound him even closer to the country. He is now renovating three Saxon homes in the village of Richis and plans to turn them into an inn.

This is the tenth episode of “Romania Through Their Eyes”, a show featuring interviews with foreigners living in Romania. The show’s purpose is to get their impressions about the country and to start a dialogue which will lead to a greater understanding of the issues facing Romanians and Romania.

Music: “Ballade no. 4 in F minor, Op. 52” by Frederic Chopin, performed by Frank Levy. Track is public domain, obtained from Musopen.org.

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Released 7/13/15

Tom Lovelock (UK) (RTTE-009)

Four years and two months after the first interview with Tom Lovelock, we sit down for a second time and talk about Romania.

Tom Lovelock is a retired sales manager for Jaguar and an ex-policeman from the UK, who moved to Romania together with his wife five years ago (at the time of filming this episode).

This is the ninth episode of “Romania Through Their Eyes”, a show featuring interviews with foreigners living in Romania. The show’s purpose is to get their impressions about the country and to start a dialogue which will lead to a greater understanding of the issues facing Romanians and Romania.

Music: “Ballade no. 4 in F minor, Op. 52” by Frederic Chopin, performed by Frank Levy. Track is public domain, obtained from Musopen.org.

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Released 4/17/15

Debbie Stowe (UK) (RTTE-008)

This eighth episode of RTTE presents my interview with Debbie Stowe, a journalist from Britain who has found her home and her career in Romania for the past 9 years (at the time of filming). Enjoy!

Odessa Toma (US) (RTTE-007)

This is my interview with Odessa Toma, an American woman from Louisiana who married a Romanian man and moved to Romania with him. This is the story of the sacrifices they are making in order to be able to live in the country and of the way she copes and has gotten accustomed to living here.

This is the show’s seventh episode, released on 1/4/12 in 1080p resolution.

Damian Galvin (UK) (RTTE-006)

Here’s my interview with Damian Galvin, a former design manager at Aston Martin, who now lives in Romania. At the time of the interview, Damian had lived in Romania for almost four years.

This is the sixth episode of “Romania Through Their Eyes” and the first episode of the show’s second season. It’s also the first episode broadcast at 1080p.

Paul Hemmerth (DE) (RTTE-005)

This is the fifth episode of “Romania Through Their Eyes”, a show featuring interviews with foreigners living in Romania. This interview is with Paul Hemmerth, who is a Saxon born in Romania and raised in Germany. He came back to Romania 1997 and lives here several months each year. The episode details are here, along with some behind-the-scenes tidbits.

Laurie Webb (UK) (RTTE-003)

An interview is with Laurie Webb, a retired graphic designer from the UK, who moved to Romania a year ago (at the time of filming) in order to set up a bed and breakfast in the little village of Roandola (Southern Transilvania). The episode details are here.