Bulgaria | 2017 | fiction | 24 min. Short matters!

Macho is a poor boy, who skips school to work on a construction site. The only ray of light for him is his girlfriend, Donna. Yet, she is ashamed of his mother, who works as a janitor in their school. Macho has to choose between his mother and his love, and he finds his own way to deal with his emotions. EFA Nomination - Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival.

directed by

Petar Krumov

Born in 1988, graduates as film director in 2014. He worked as assistant director in numerous Bulgarian and foreign film productions and commercial videos. In recent years his articles on films by Jean-Luc Godard, Bruno Dumont, A. Sokurov, Mike Leigh, Inarritu have been published in cultural newspapers and magazines. Worked as 1st AD in several productions of young Bulgarian directors, namely “Hristo” by G. Lefterov and T. Matzanov, “Godless” by Ralitza Petrova and „Light thereafter“ by K. Bozhanov. Awarded Best debut for 2017 for his novel "Hersey, two rhinoceros”.

Georgi Georgiev
Petar Krumov
Zdravko Moskov, Monika Asparuhova, Emilia Panova
Valeria Popova
Elena Seimenova
Rossitsa Valkanova (KLAS Film)