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Konstantin Filosof (1983)

The action takes place back in the 9th century - a time of trouble and constant changes. The central dramatic character is that of Constantine the Philosopher -a thinker, a diplomat and a ... See full summary »

Director:

Gueorgui Stoyanov

Writer:

Nikola Rusev

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rousy Chanev Rousy Chanev ... Konstantin-Kiril Filosof
Marin Yanev Marin Yanev ... Metodiy
Naum Shopov Naum Shopov
Itschak Fintzi ... (as Itzhak Finzi)
Georgi Cherkelov Georgi Cherkelov
Velko Kynev Velko Kynev
Lubomir Kabakchiyev Lubomir Kabakchiyev
Nevena Kokanova Nevena Kokanova
Andrey Chaprazov Andrey Chaprazov ... (as A. Chaprazov)
Vitomir Saraivanov Vitomir Saraivanov
Konstantin Tsanev Konstantin Tsanev
Nikolai Binev Nikolai Binev
Rashko Mladenov Rashko Mladenov
Dobrinka Stankova Dobrinka Stankova
Pavel Popandov Pavel Popandov
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Storyline

The action takes place back in the 9th century - a time of trouble and constant changes. The central dramatic character is that of Constantine the Philosopher -a thinker, a diplomat and a man of letters. He becomes aware of the seeds of destruction in the flourishing Byzantine civilization and senses the future role of Slav Dom. Long before the advance of the Renaissance he becomes convinced about essential equality of people, irrespective of their language and nationality. However, the vine of philosophy is often laced with the poison of politics. Cunning statesmen think of Constantine simply as a weapon in their hands, but they are soon to realize that they have been tragically deceived. The philosopher and humanist towers high above their immediate practical goals. His literary work gets out of the control of politicians. The alphabet intended as a weapon against the young nation proves to be its strength. Together with his brother Methodius, Constantine created the Slav alphabet, ... Written by Georgi Djulgerov <georgidjul1943@gmail.com>

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Genres:

Drama | History

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Country:

Bulgaria

Language:

Bulgarian

Release Date:

23 May 1983 (Bulgaria) See more »

Also Known As:

Constantine the Philosopher See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Boyana Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD) | (6 episodes) (TV)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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