The World is Big and Salvation Lurks around the Corner

The World is Big and Salvation Lurks around the Corner
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Sunday, January 10, 7:00 PM
Palm Canyon Theatre
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Monday, January 11, 10:00 AM
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Friday, January 15, 1:00 PM
Palm Canyon Theatre
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Best of the Fest
Monday, January 18, 3:00 PM
Camelot Theatres
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The World is Big and Salvation Lurks around the Corner
Bulgaria, 2009, 105 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Germany/Slovenia/Hungary
US Premiere
Topics: Black Comedy, History, Road Movie, Seniors
Programs: Awards Buzz: Best Foreign Language Film, Best of the Fest
Language: Bulgarian

PSIFF 2010 Runner Up for Mercedes-Benz Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature

This sweet intergenerational drama about an amnesiac helped toward recovery by his charismatic grandfather encompasses over 30 years of social and identity crises, with backgammon as a metaphor for life. Winner, Best Bulgarian Film, Sofia Film Festival.

Filmmaker expected to attend:  Director Stephan Komandarev

DIRECTOR: Stephan Komandarev
Producer: Stefan Kitanov, Karl Baumgartner, Thanassis Karathanos, Danijel Hocevar, Andras Muhi
Editor: Nina Altaparmakova
Screenwriter: Stephan Komandarev, Yuri Datchev, Dusan Milic, Ilija Trojanow
Cinematographer: Emil Christov
Music: Stefan Valdobrev
Principal Cast: Miki Manojlovic, Carlo Ljubek, Hristo Mutafchiev, Anna Papadopulu, Stefan Valdobrev
Filmography: Alphabet of Hope (2003), Bread over the Fence (2002), Dogs' Home (2000)
Print Source: m-appeal

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