A SAGA OF THE WASTED OPPORTUNITIES

2018, 60’, documentary

The main character of the documentary keeps switching between the past and the present, between the Bois de Boulogne of 1919 and post-war Paris and today’s torchlight processions, calling for reason and a sober view of history.

 

RALITSA DIMITROVA (b. 1962) graduated in Film Directing from the State University of Cinematography, Moscow; worked for Vreme Studio and BNT; wrote and directed more than 100 documentaries, children’s films, spots, music videos, etc. She has participated and earned distinctions at festivals in Armenia, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Lithuania, Japan, Poland, Portugal, Kosovo, Greece, Russia and USA. Her He, Who Travels Alone (2012) received Best Documentary Director Award of the Bulgarian Film Academy.

 

Festivals & Awards:

Awardеd at IHMFF, Poland, 2018

Script: Ivan Ilchev

Director: Ralitza Dimitrova

Cinematography: Plamen Gerasimov

Production: B Pus Film Ltd – Plamen Gerasimov

Supported by Bulgarian National Film Center, Peak Audio Ltd, National Museum of Military History, Archives State Agency

Contact: + 359-88-8723416, bplusfilm@gmail.com