A man driving an old-fashioned car is crossing the border. He is Greek and has passed his fifties. He is coming to Bulgaria to buy a child. Jorgos has prepared a secret compartment in the boot of the car masked as a gas tank so that he could smuggle the child. The baby is not born yet and the Greek needs to wait in a secluded house in the mountains together with the mother, her deaf-mute brother and the midwife. The birth is starting in a stormy night.
* Spanish première
Milko Lazarov is graduated at the National Academy for Theatre and film Arts (Natfa) in Sofia, Bulgaria, where he studied Film and TV direction in the class of Prof. Vladislav Ikonomov. He is an executive producer and director of BNT’s most successful BBC projects “The Great Bulgarians” and “The Big Read”. He is also the director of several documentary films. He used to be a lecturer in NAFTA’s film deparment –Experimental filmmaking and inscenation”.
Filmography: Alienation (2013)