Summer Daydream: A Selection of Vintage Bulgarian Short Films including four restored archival movies will be shown for the first time in Varna.
As a sidebar to Golden Rose 2021 Bulgarian Feature Film Festival, Bulgarian National Film Archive presents the feature films A HOLIDAY DREAM(1926) by Varna-born Panayot Kenkov; OUR SEA (1929) and QUEEN OF THE LUDJENE BEACH CONTEST (1940) and a commercial, ENJOY SHUMENSKO PIVO (1940).
Live accompaniment byTsvetan Momchilov (piano) and Chavdar Gochev (guitar).
By this one-hour programme Bulgarian National Film Archive joins the initiative A Season of Classic Films of the Association des Cinémathèques Européennes (ACE), uniting 22 institutions from all over Europe, dedicated to the idea of preserving the audiovisual cultural heritage. With a series of freely accessible screenings, both online and physical, contemporary audiences have the opportunity to see works emblematic of the history of European, along with digitally remastered versions of lesser-known restored reels.
Dr Rosen Spasov, Bulgarian National Film Archive, presents the programme.
Admission is free, still spectators should receive a ticket with the number of their seats at the box office to ensure adherence to social distancing measures.