Slava (Glory)
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Festival in Media
Section: Forum of European Cinema
Country: Bulgaria /Greece
Year: 2016


Slava (Glory)

color/97 minutes

Director: ristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov. Screenplay: Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov, Decho Taralezhkov. Cinematography: Krum Rodriguez. Editing: Petar Valchanov. Cast: Stefan Denolyubov, Margita Gosheva, Milko Lazarov, Kitodar Todorov.

When Tsanko Petrov, a railroad worker, finds millions of lev on the train tracks, he decides to turn the entire amount over to the police. Grateful, the state rewards him with a new wristwatch... which soon stops working. Meanwhile, Julia Staikova, the head of PR for the Ministry of Transport, loses his old watch. Here starts Petrov's desperate struggle to get back not only his old watch, but his dignity.

Abraxas Film, Graal S.A., Screening Emotions, APORIA FILMWORKS
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Kristina Grozeva

Kristina Grozeva graduated Sofia State University and worked as journalist for Bulgarian TV. After that she graduated from National Academy for Theater and Film Art (Sofia, Bulgaria).







2014 Lesson
2016 Glory


Petar Valchanov

Petar Valchanov (1982, Plovdiv, Bulgaria) graduated in 2008 as a film and television director from the National Academy for Theatre and Film Art in Sofia, Bulgaria. The documentary Parable of Life (2009) marks the beginning of his directing cooperation with Kristina Grozeva. Their film Jump (2012) is the first Bulgarian short film to be nominated for the European Film Awards. The Lesson (2014) is their first feature. In addition, he has directed several television series.









2004 Vazkresenie (Short)
2005 Uloveni (Short)
2008 Family Therapy (Short)
2010 Avariyno katzane
2010-2011 Glass Home (TV Series)
2011 Domashen Arest (TV Series)
2012 Jump (Short)
2012 Kade e Magi (TV Series)
2012 Kantora Mitrani (TV Series)
2013 Darvoto na jivota (TV Series)
2013 Reki bez mostove (Documentary)
2014 The Lesson
2016 Glory