Botev is an idiot

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Botev is an idiot

Directed By
Deyan Bararev

Production Country
Bulgaria

Production year
2012

Runtime
8:51 min

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Synopsis

Vasko has written an essay that offends and questions Hristo Botev, who is widely considered by Bulgarians as a national hero. When the headmaster of the school herself interrogates him in front of the whole class, Vasko explains that he wanted to say something entirely different.

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Film Participations Awards

Awards:
2012:
DukaFest (Bosnia and Herzegovina) – Best student short fiction film
2013:
Lakeshorts (Canada) – Best foreign short film
In the Lens (Bulgaria) – Second place
In the Palace (Bulgaria) – Best Bulgarian short fiction film & Euroshorts: Special mention
Balkans Beyond Borders (Romania) – Best film
Festival de Courts Métrages de la Côte Bleue (France) – Youth Jury special mention
Festivals:
2012:
WorldKids (India)
Olympia (Greece)
DukaFest (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
2013:
Sofia international film festival (Bulgaria)
Lets all be free (United Kingdom)
In the Lens (Bulgaria)
Kiyv international film festival (Ukraine)
20 min/max (Germany)
Lakeshorts (Canada)
Non violence (Canada)
In the Palace (Bulgaria)
Conscious media film festival (USA)
Videoholica (Bulgaria)
Edmonton international film festival (Canada)
Balkans Beyond Borders (Romania)
Festival de Courts Métrages de la Côte Bleue (France)
Interfilm Berlin (Germany)
Thess International short film festival (Greece)
Festival International du Film d”Aubagne (France)

Cast & Team

Director:  Deyan Bararev
Scriptwriter:  Deyan Bararev
Producer:  Deyan Bararev
Producer:  Iliyan Kyuchukov
Cinematographer:  George Marinov
Music:  Angel Simitchiev
Cast:  Valentin Stoev
Cast:  Maya Baburska

Technical Specs

Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Sound Format: Stereo

 

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