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Without an “Oscar” in the “factory of illusions”

Without an “Oscar” in the “factory of illusions”

“Blind Vaishya” did not receive its well-expected and deserved “Oscar”, nevertheless the nomination in itself is a major breakthrough in the world of big cinema for talented Bulgarian artists – Theo Ushev, Georgi Gospodinov, and Kotarashki. The film is gentle and a no-horror tale that touches and shakes the heart, but without an optimistic outcome which is characteristic of the fairytale genre. As if saying “There is no point in deceiving ourselves, the world is certainly not going well.”

Sofia creative city cinema UNESCO

On 01.12.2014, Sofia joins the network of creative cities of UNESCO, and was awarded the title "City of Film". The certificate was presented by the Director General of the International Organisation Mrs. Irina Bokova, the Mayor of Sofia Mrs. Yordanka Fandoukova


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