He is well educated, charming, and gallant - a dream for each lonely lady. In reality he is a skillful swindler, who robs naive women. Cheating merchants with guilty consciences are his ... See full summary »
The late 1960s was the time of Beatles and Rolling Stones, the time of sexual revolution. These events have their echo in Bulgarian English-learning school. The school order provokes a ... See full summary »
The tranquility in a Bulgarian village under the Ottoman yoke is ostensible. In fact, the people prepare themselves strenuously for an uprising. The educated part of the population ... See full summary »
The film is based on the conflict between the Monarch of Bulgaria -Tsar Boris III and general Vladimir Zaimov during the Second World War and discusses different understandings about heroism and self-sacrifice.
The main heroes are twin brothers. The first is responsible young fellow and excellent footballer. The second one is an undependable gambler. The police are after him. A pretty girl stands ... See full summary »
'The Hedgehogs' are a group of youngsters who are trying to gain control of the empty space between the blocks of flats, which they want to convert into a basketball court. The resistance ... See full summary »
Middle Ages. Bulgaria is under the Ottoman Empire. Somewhere, far in the mountains, goatherd Karaivan lives with his wife and little daughter. One day, while he is away, Turks burst into ... See full summary »
This is an epic and dramatic film about the social tragedy of the Spanish Revolution. It is a screen version of one of the most popular novels by Dimitar Dimov (190 -1966). The action takes place during the Civil War in Spain. The accidental meeting of British noblewoman Fanny Horn with Father Eredia, a Jesuit monk, reverses their destinies. The attraction between them is very strong, yet the monk is fanatically devoted to his faith. Influenced by his religious strength, Fanny Horn follows him to a place where a typhus outbreak is raging. Pena Ronda is a camp for typhoid patients. The conditions are horrible, and the death is creeping around them. The shadows of the terminally ill move silently amid the rusty barbed-wire fences and the hospital shacks while on the outside the people of Spain are being drowned in blood. Against the background of this inferno, a passionate crime is committed. It is the work of English aristocrat Fanny who is in love with her victim-priest Eredia. There ... Written by
Georgi Djulgerov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
People outside Bulgaria who don't have the chance to watch and to FEEL our movies are very deprived, indeed. Doomed Souls is a masterpiece, a touching and thrilling film that makes you experience an extreme manifestation of love - the forbidden love between Fani and Erredia. You are so overwhelmed by the whole story that you simply cannot be indifferent to their doomed love. Not only are you taken in completely by the movie, but also you cannot help but fall in love with either Fani or Erredia. You go through every single word, every obstacle with the protagonists and that's where the amazing plot(book) touches your heart with its deep feelings and fascination. A very sad movie, though. My eyes are always brimming with tears... And I am afraid of watching it too many times, lest it loses its effect over me... I simply adore it! Watch it and you won't regret it! It's not just a love story or the next drama in your recycle bin! It's way deeper and affecting! See for yourself!!!
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