Slava - Glory
30/Nov/2017 , Bulgaria
Original title:
Slava
International title:
Glory
Subtitles:
English
Language:
Bulgarian
Production year:
2016
Length:
1h41
Genre:
Drama
Cast:
Stefan Denolyubov, Margita Gosheva, Ana Bratoeva
Awards:

Bulgaria’s submission to the Oscars; Won Best Film at Art Film Festival; Won Best Feature Film at Boulder International Film Festival; Won Best Screenplay at Dublin International Film Festival; Won Best International Feature Film at Edinburgh International Film Festival; Won 3 Awards at Gijón International Film Festival; Won Best Actor and Best Actress at Fajr Film Festival; Won Best Film at Kolkata International Film Festival; Won Best Film at Sofia International Film Festival

Best movie review:

“The variable incongruities of “Glory” give it a queasy power uncommon in contemporary cinema” - New York Times

Official selections:

Locarno International Film Festival; Cleveland International Film Festival; Ghent International Film Festival; Istanbul International Film Festival; Luxembourg City Film Festival; Sakhalin International Film Festival; Transilvania International Film Festival

Synopsis:

Tsanko Petrov, a railroad worker finds millions of leva on the train tracks. He decides to turn the entire amount over to the police, and the state rewards him with a new wristwatch, but soon the new watch stops working. Meanwhile, Julia Staikova, head of the PR department of the Ministry of Transport, loses Petrov’s old watch. And here starts his desperate struggle to get his old watch back, as well as his dignity

Extra notes:

Premiere in Jordan

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