2015

01.01.2015

THE SINKING OF SOZOPOL

A man buys ten bottles of vodka and heads for the small coastal town of Sozopol, where he used to spend his holidays. He believes that when he drinks out the last bottle of vodka, his life will change. But strange things start happening much earlier. When Hope is gone, Miracle is the last resort.
01.01.2015

GETTING FAT IN A HEALTHY WAY

In a world where gravity is weak and skinny people (just under 120 kg.) fly into the sky, Constantine has never left the apartment he shares with his father Atanas. But one day a beautifully plump stewardess, who moves in the same building, will change Constantine’s life forever.
01.01.2015

AGGRESSION

On the night of 20/21 August 1968, the Combined Forces of the Warsaw Pact invaded Czechoslovakia to reassert the Kremlin’s control over the country. On 29 October 1968, three sophomores from the University of Sofia were arrested: Edward Genov, Alexander Dimitrov and Valentin Radev. Their ‘crime’ was in that they would not go on living a lie because the political repression has silenced dissent. The boys confronted the communist repressive machine for dealing with political gadflies. But then again, did 1968 actually happen in Bulgaria?
01.01.2015

BANGO VASIL

01.01.2015

DIMITAR SHISHMANOV: POINTS TO PONDER

Dimitar Shishmanov, son of Bulgarian writer and researcher Prof. Ivan Shishmanov, was a lawyer and diplomat, writer and politician, whose name was coercively wiped off in 1945. The documentary lifts the curtain on the unjust obliteration, bringing this very interesting figure as closer as possible through his confession and personal revelations.
01.01.2015

LOSERS

Elena, Koko, Patso and Gosho are high school students in a small town. Koko is in love with Elena. The girl dreams to be a singer. She is excited about a visiting concert of a famous rock band. The event shakes up the town, giving birth to new love affairs, disappointments and complicated relationships.
01.01.2015

VASIL GENDOV: MYTH AND REALITY

Vasil Gendov’s ambiguous life story impresses with an array of ‘starts’: he made both the first Bulgarian feature film ever and the first talking movie. He was the founding father of the Bulgarian National Film Archives and the Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers. Alongside being a film pioneer, he was a controversial person. Drawing on documents and evidence of that time, the documentary seeks to unveil his complex character in the context of the dynamic social and political situation in this country in the early twentieth century against the backdrop of the cultural development of Europe and the Balkans.
01.01.2015

SPIRIT AND MATTER

Spirit and Matter is an attempt to delve into the spirit of the artworks by sculptor Alexander Diakov, both realized and those that have remained only projects. The sculptor of artworks, conveying universal ethical messages, has become a legend among the Bulgarian boxing and movie people and artistic and Bohemian circles in Sofia in the second half of the last century. His artistic career was marked by the creative principles he stood for and that formed his social and life views, shaping the unique personality of Alexander Diakov.
01.01.2015

CHRISTMAS

Grandpa Georgi lives alone with his cat, Malina, in the countryside. He was a librarian, for more than 50 years, when his sight starts to fade and he cannot read anymore. At Christmas time, he decides that there is no point of living. But the cat disagrees…
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