Every night, all over Europe and North America, populations of Common Starling gather at dusk to perform a stunning air show in vast, amorphous flocks called “murmurations,’ majestically captured by filmmaker Jan van IJken in crisp black and white.


Directed and produced by Jan van Ijken.

The Art of Flying

2015 NL 7 min
Festival Year: 2016
Types: Documentary, Short
Topic: Arts and Environment, Wildlife