Bulgaria |
2021 |
21 мин.

Script: Aleksandar Milushev, Andrey Filipov
Director: Aleksandar Milushev
Cinematography: Georgi Marinov
Music: Wikeda, Aleksandar Milushev

Cast: Todor Nedialkov, Martin Kalkovski, Kitodar Todorov, Iveta Georgieva

Production: Match Frame Studio Ltd, Cineartery Ltd. – Georgi Marinov, Aleksandar Milushev
Co-Production: Nonconformist Alternative

Supported by National Culture Fund, Bulgaria

1999, a kid from the outskirts of Sofia, Bulgaria, mad about clocking his favorite arcade game, faces a serious decision – to remain just a kid living in the world of arcade game heroes, or make the first step towards growing up.

Festivals & Awards:

  • Selection ARFF Amsterdam // International Awards, The Netherlands 2022
  • SHORT to the Point ISFF, Transilvania 2022

Aleksandar Milushev was born in Stara Zagora. He graduated as a film director from the National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts “Krastyo Sarafov” in 2021. “1999” is his debut feature short film as a director-co-screenwriter-co-producer. He also took part as a director and co-screenwriter in the following student films “Sharing” (2021), “A Chase in the Park” (2018).