Hitar Petar (1960)

Hitar Petar escapes every hard time the life gives him by using his quick mind.




Cast overview, first billed only:
Rachko Yabandzhiev Rachko Yabandzhiev ... Hitar Petar
Leo Conforti Leo Conforti ... Nastradin Hodzha
Konstantin Kisimov Konstantin Kisimov ... Hadzhi Kostaki
Dimitar Stratev Dimitar Stratev ... Chorbadzhi Stamo
Georgi Popov Georgi Popov ... Igumenat Kalistrat
Anastasiya Bakardzhieva Anastasiya Bakardzhieva ... Kalinka
Elisaveta Ruskova Elisaveta Ruskova ... Chorbadzhiykata Yordana
Rumyana Shipkovenska Rumyana Shipkovenska ... Rositza
Lyuben Kalinov Lyuben Kalinov ... Pop Stavros
Ideal Petrov Ideal Petrov ... Hasan Pasha
Lyubomir Bobchevski Lyubomir Bobchevski ... Ibrahim aga
Ivan Stefanov Ivan Stefanov ... Ahmed bey
Petko Karlukovsky Petko Karlukovsky ... Stati
Naicho Petrov Naicho Petrov ... Yuzbashiyata
Stefan Stoyanov Stefan Stoyanov ... Ahchiyata


There was a young man by the name Peter living somewhere in the Bulgarian lands. He is poor but lighthearted and sharp-witted. To earn his keep, Peter hires himself out as a farmhand to the village priest, Father Stavros. On St George's Day, Peter twice makes a laughing-stock of the local rich man, Stamo, in the eyes of the entire village. The priest and Stamo decide to get their revenge and rummage about among the old ledgers until they find out that Peter's grandfather has incurred some debt a long time ago. Together wit interest, the sum due has since trebled. To pay up, Peter has to forfeit his dilapidated house and his donkey to the rich man. As he refuses to go along, the local notables drive him out of the village. The jolly farmhand takes his leave of the rich man's daughter and takes to the road to look for Justice. Peter signs up as a farmhand at an ancient Greek monastery. He soon realizes that the monk's piety is only skin-deep. One night when the abbot Kalistrat is ... Written by Georgi Djulgerov <georgidjul1943@gmail.com>

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16 May 1960 (Bulgaria) See more »

Also Known As:

Die fünf Wundertaten des schlauen Petr See more »

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Boyana Film See more »
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