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    The Theater
    Bulgaria Blvd 8, Smolyan

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    Estorium is a digital encyclopedia in which we collect human stories in different formats: video, audio, texts, photos, virtual reality. The audience in Smolyan will have the opportunity to see some short films that will open the door to our treasure.


    Estorium – Film selection

    How to knit with one hand? How is the ritual for rain performed? What is the secret of a happy marriage? How do we treat ourselves and others when we only have one “grip on life”? These questions and many more are answered by the heroes of the anthropological archive Estorium ( in the selection of eight short films that we will be presenting again this year at RIFE.



    Nadezhda Deleva

    Anife Sudova

    Asya Yuriyeva

    Martin Chochev

    Nefise Manahova

    Izabela Chapkanova

    Dimitar Godinyachki

    Neves Bukovyan  


    Atanas Hristoskov was born in Sofia in 1976. He graduated from the University of National and World Economy (UNWE) with a degree in Economics and obtained a Film Directing degree at New Bulgarian University (NBU). His first acting debut, the movie “N1” (“Number One”), was awarded the Golden Rose Award for Best Bulgarian Feature Film in 2011. His filmography also includes the feature film “18”, the documentary “Stories just like the movies”, and the interactive film “The Generation”.