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The Ghost of the Present
The Ghost of the Present
The Ghost of the Present

The video follows the protests against government in Bulgaria at summer 2013. It draws a parallel between the experiences of two generations. The video concentrates on two sites: the main stage of protests in the streets of the Sofia, and the surroundings of the Buzludzha Monument.

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English title / The Ghost of the Present
Original title / The Ghost of the Present
Keywords / human relations, corruption
Type / Single channel
Genre / political commentary, documentary, experimental
Country / Finland, Bulgaria
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:15:00
Language / English, Bulgarian
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2014
Cast / Simo Saarikoski (Cinematographer), Vassil Garnizov (Cinematographer), Simo Saarikoski (Director), Taiteen edistämiskeskus / Mediataide / - (Funder), Simeon Abanos (Interviewee), Iva Todorova (Interviewee), Lora Dimova (Translator), Simo Saarikoski (Script), Simo Saarikoski (Author), Simo Saarikoski (Sound Design)
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