24.9. - 3.10.2020

Seamstresses Bulgaria 2007 | 87 min | OV | Colour | FF 2008

rated for 0 + years
The story of three young seamstresses (Alexandra Surchadzhieva, Elen Koleva, Violeta Markovska) who attempt to flee a lack of perspective in the province and seek their fortune in Sofia. Bulgarian directing icon Ludmil Todorov paints a no-nonsense portrait of a generation and a country in upheaval, showing a deep understanding for both the major and the minor problems of his protagonists. “Seamstresses” was awarded the Bulgarian Film Prize in several categories.
Orig. Title: Shivachki
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Bulgarian
Director: Ludmil Todorov
Screenplay: Ludmil Todorov
Cast: Alexandra Surchadzhieva, Elen Koleva, Violeta Markovska, Asen Blatechki
Producer: Vlado Shishkov
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Antony Donchev
Director of Photography: Emil Hristov
Production Design: Georgi Todorov
Editor: Nina Altuparmakova
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Format: 35 mm
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Production: Crosspoint LTD Bulgaria, 27 Slavianska Str1000 ‘Sofia, Bulgaria, Tel: +359 2 9814049, Fax: +359 2 9805786, email: office(at)


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