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  • Solaris

    Solaris

    ★★

    Just a movie - a polished, translated and fast-forwarded mirror of one of the most important documents in the art history of science and psychology. And as it sadly and fairly states, "We don't really want new worlds - we want mirrors."

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★★★★

    This, as a product, is annoyingly ambitious, touchingly naive, slightly flawed, profoundly groundbreaking and, probably, only seems to be a forever unmatched accomplishment - like man himself. As a history lesson, this is It for mankind. We got so far and we made all of this and we witnessed it ourselves. The purest of mirrors, the shiniest of illusions. After that, we shouldn't be needing more religion, more philosophy, more drugs, more moon landings, more Major Toms. Yet we still…

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  • Ága

    Ága

    ★★★★★

    Raw, slow, quiet, beautiful and magically scored by Hans Zimmer's assistant Penka Kouneva, this is a miracle of a film about family and forgiveness. Its story contains a story about life and a dream about death. This is the most important film in Bulgarian cinema. It's a film about the power to love. It's a film infinitely orbiting around its abyss of life. With this and Alienation (2013), director Milko Lazarov and cinematographer Kaloyan Bozhilov are now fully accomplished authors. I am grateful and proud to have friends and colleagues in their talented crew.

  • The Wild Pear Tree

    The Wild Pear Tree

    ★★★★★

    Miraculous.