THE SWEETEST THING

2020, 35‘, documentary

One pilot. One poet. One stewardess. An enchanted television tower. Two professors. Two Olympic champions. Two collectors of imported chocolate wrappers. Eight million main actors. And thirty years since the fall of the Wall that kept them from living freely. The funny and sad stories through warm human portraits are told in cinematic conversations about times we should not forget. BORIS MISSIRKOV and GEORGI BOGDANOV are directors, cinematographers, visual artists, founders of Agitprop. DOP of the most successful Agitprop’s films: Georgi and the Butterflies (Silver Wolf, IDFA), The Mosquito Problem & Other Stories (Cannes), Corridor #8 (Berlinale), The Boy Who Was a King (Toronto International). DOP/ authors of the first original Bulgarian content for HBO and National Geographic as well as of The Ladino Ladies’ Club (Best of Fests, IDFA) and Palace for the People feature (DOK Leipzig), etc. Festivals and awards: Nominated for Best Bulgarian Short Film, Sofia IFF 2020; RusDocFilm Fest 2020 – New York
Script: Boris Missirkov, Georgi Bogdanov
Director: Boris Missirkov, Georgi Bogdanov
Cinematography: Boris Missirkov, Georgi Bogdanov
Production: Agitprop – Martichka Bozhilova
Contact: +359 2 983 14 11, producer@agitprop.bg, www.agitprop.bg