Pride

Manol – a retired general, a loving grandfather – is a patriarch of firm morals and fixed beliefs, which he has upheld in his household. But on this day he learns that the boy he raised is gay. The life choices of his loved ones challenge his values in a battle he has lost by default.

Festivals: 

Locarno International Short Film Festival – in competition for “Golden Pardino– Leopards of Tomorrow”; Sarajevo Film Festival – Special Mention; European Film Awards – nominated for Best Short Film Award.

Pavel Vesnakov

Pavel Vesnakov is an award winning Bulgarian film director born in 1987. He holds a Bachelor‘s degree in Visual Arts and a Master‘s Degree in Film Arts from the New Bulgarian University. He is famous for his highly realistic and provocative ideas exploring the degradation of contemporary Bulgarian society.