Cambridge

Direction
Year
2015
Country
  • Bulgaria
Runtime
64min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

Dolni Tsibar is a big village in the north-western Bulgaria, statistically one of the most impoverished area of the European Union. Ninety-nine percent of the villagers who live in the area are Romani. The desire of many of the people in the area to educate themselves has seen the media ironically call the village the Roma of Cambridge. The film traces the village over the course of a year.

Details

  • Original Title
    Cambridge
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Assen Vladimirov
  • Cinematography
    Emil Christov
  • Editing
    Stefan Boyadzhiev
  • Music
    Vivaldi
  • Sound
    Yuri Tsolov, Georgi Tsvetkov
  • Runtime
    64 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2015
  • Country
    • Bulgaria
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • IDFA 2015
    • Golden Rhyton Bulgarian Documentary Festival
    • Sofia IFF
    • Beldocs
    • Millenium IFF (Belgium)
    • Crossing Europe IFF (Austria)
    • International Documentary Film Festival (DOK.fest) Munich
    • Eastern Neighbours FF (Netherlands)
    • Olympia International Film Festival for children and Young People (Greece)
  • Awards
    • Golden Rhyton Bulgarian Documentary Festival - City of Plovdiv Award
    • Sofia IFF – Special Mention
    • Beldocs – Grand Prix for Best Feature documentary
    • Olympia International Film Festival for children and Young People (Greece) - Best Feature documentary

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