This is a sensitive film about human solidarity filled with humor and poetry.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kiril Variyski ...
Aktyorat, Cherniyat pirat
Viktor Chouchkov ...
Leonid
Iliya Penev ...
Nepriyatniya, Gubernatora
Anani Anev ...
Gogo, Sedyashtiyat bik
Sonya Djulgerova ...
Sestra Tzetzi, Tzitziliya
Kirill Kavadarkov ...
Van Lun
Georgi Bakhchevanov ...
Rosko
Trifon Dzhonev ...
Luidzhi
Boris Lukanov ...
Profesorat
Rut Spasova ...
Maykata na Leonid
Vasil Stoychev ...
Kolegata na aktyora
Bojka Velkova ...
Bivshata zhena na Aktyora
Rumen Dimitrov ...
Zetyat na Nepriyatniya
Yordanka Lyubenova ...
Dashteryata na Nepriyatniya
Vladimir Yochev ...
Svalyachat
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A young actor with his backbone broken (he is crippled after a bad fall on the stage) is being treated in a hospital. He is invalidated for good and he wills not to live further on. He gets acquainted with a 10-year-old boy, Leonid, from the adjoining room. The boy is spending time in hospital with an arm in a plastic cast. They make friends. In fact, the actor intends to use the kid to provide him with poison. He starts telling a marvelous fairy tale. "Yo-ho-ho" - this old refrain of a pirate song is all too familiar. For the sake of the boy the Actor invents stories about the good buccaneer who is fighting the evil ruler Alvarez who must be punished for his crimes. Little by little the real people in hospital are transformed into the imaginary heroes of the pirate stories that the Actor and the child vanquished by goodness, honesty and self-denial. The boy is fascinated. Gradually, this pre-planned friendship develops into sincere devotion and affection. Leonid's attachment to his ... Written by Georgi Djulgerov <georgidjul1943@gmail.com>

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