Tarnovskata tzaritza (1981)

The action takes place at the beginning of the 20th century in the provincial Bulgarian town, Turnovo. A rich young doctor suffers because of his love to his housemaid. Meanwhile the First World War is beginning.


Yanko Yankov


Emilian Stanev (novel), Yanko Yankov
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kameliya Todorova Kameliya Todorova ... Marina
Stefan Danailov ... D-r Stariradev
Eli Skorcheva Eli Skorcheva ... Eleonora
Nevena Kokanova Nevena Kokanova ... Smilova
Boris Lukanov ... Smilov
Minka Syulemezova Minka Syulemezova ... Madam Zoya
Kirill Kavadarkov Kirill Kavadarkov ... Kolyo
Tsvetana Eneva Tsvetana Eneva ... Stariradeva
Georgi Georgiev-Gocheto Georgi Georgiev-Gocheto ... Kapelmaystorat
Djoko Rosic Djoko Rosic ... Papaymayka
Vasil Vachev Vasil Vachev ... Kosturkov
Venelin Pekhlivanov Venelin Pekhlivanov ... Aptekaryat
Antonia Cholcheva Antonia Cholcheva
Stefan Dimitrov Stefan Dimitrov
Todor Todorov Todor Todorov


A young student, who has graduated as a doctor from a foreign university, comes back to Bulgaria, to Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgarian town, in early 20th century. His parents want him to marry a rich, but sickly young woman. He, instead, falls in love with beautiful maid Marina. Their happiness does not last long, as the doctor yields to his parents' demands. Abandoned, but proud, Marina finds a worthy path in life - she dedicates her time to the sick and wounded. Written by Georgi Djulgerov <georgidjul1943@gmail.com>

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2 February 1981 (Bulgaria) See more »

Also Known As:

Die schönste Frau von Tirnovo See more »

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Boyana Film See more »
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