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Lyudmil Kirkov is a Director Bulgare born on 14 december 1933 at Vratsa (Bulgarie)

Lyudmil Kirkov

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Nationality Bulgarie
Birth 14 december 1933 at Vratsa (Bulgarie)
Death 12 december 1995 (at 61 years) at Sofia (Bulgarie)

Lyudmil Kirkov (Bulgarian: Людмил Кирков, 14 December 1933 – 12 December 1995) was a Bulgarian film director and actor.

Kirkov was among the prominent Bulgarian film and theatre directors from the last decades of the 20th century. He directed some of the most popular Bulgarian films of that time, most notably The Swedish Kings (1968), The Boy Turns Man (1972), A Peasant on a Bicycle (1974), Matriarchy (1977) and the hit film A Nameless Band (1982). He received the Silver Prize for the film Balance (1983) at the 13th Moscow International Film Festival. In the 1975, Kirkov was nominated for the Golden Prize at the 9th Moscow International Film Festival for the film A Peasant on a Bicycle.

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Filmography of Lyudmil Kirkov (5 films)

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A Nameless Band, 1h52
Directed by Lyudmil Kirkov
Genres Comedy
Actors Velko Kanev, Dimitar Manchev, Georgi Rusev, Georgi Mamalev
Rating87% 4.390774.390774.390774.390774.39077
Vanya, Velko, Filip, Pavel and Gosho establish a band with a lead singer, Vanya (who is the girlfriend of Filip). They hope to make it to one of the big seaside resorts during the holiday season, as a part of their road to fame and success. For the trip they need HiFi equipment and good friends, high enough to arrange them a prestigious place to play. The beginning is optimistic but it soon becomes clear that everything comes at its price. The director of the House of Culture, where they normally rehears, can provide them with everything they need, but with two conditions. First he wants them to play songs with political charge, something they have always refused to do, just for the sheer principle; second he forces them to change their talented singer and friend Vanya with his beautiful favorite, Reni, who is a mediocre singer. They arrive at the seaside hotel, where they are supposed to perform, with Reni instead of Vanya. Here they realize that their "protector" is everything but influential and he has cheated them. So, without a place to perform and without even a place to sleep, they decide to chance their fortune, traveling along the seacoast and performing wherever they can. Finally they end up in a small bar at the beach.
A Peasant on a Bicycle, 1h42
Directed by Lyudmil Kirkov
Genres Drama
Actors Georgi Georgiev-Getz, Georgi Rusev, Evstati Stratev, Yuriy Yakovlev (Bulgarian actor)
Rating71% 3.5591053.5591053.5591053.5591053.559105
Born in the small village of Yugla, Yordan (Gets) lives with his family in the nearby town. Filled with homesickness he takes every opportunity, traveling usually by his bicycle, to visit the more and more depopulated village. And that's how, mounted on the bike his life passes between the town and Yugla. During one of the visits to his old home he meets the newly appointed young pharmacist Maglena (Chelebieva). She is accommodated in his country house. Little by little Yordan falls in love with her.