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Zako Heskiya is a Director and Assistant Director Bulgare born on 21 september 1922 at Istanbul (Turquie)

Zako Heskiya

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Nationality Bulgarie
Birth 21 september 1922 at Istanbul (Turquie)
Death 3 june 2006 (at 83 years) at Sofia (Bulgarie)

Zako Heskija, Зако Хеския, also:Zako Heskia or "Sako Cheskija" (21 September 1922 – 3 June 2006) was a Bulgarian film director and writer.

Heskia became in 1966 international audience for "Gorechto Pladne" (Torrid Noon), the first Bulgarian contribution to the Cannes Film Festival and a nomination for the Palme d'Or. In 1981 he won the spezial prize at the 12th Moscow International Film Festival for Yo Ho Ho.

Zako Heskia works together with the former state Boyana Film Studio in Sofia.

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Filmography of Zako Heskiya (4 films)

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Yo Ho Ho
Yo Ho Ho (1981)
, 1h38
Directed by Zako Heskiya
Genres Drama, Adventure, Romance
Rating74% 3.715643.715643.715643.715643.71564


Stars (1959)
, 1h32
Directed by Konrad Wolf
Origin Bulgarie
Genres Drama, War
Themes Films about religion, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Jürgen Frohriep, Hannjo Hasse, Yury Yakovlev, Itzhak Fintzi, Grigor Vachkov, Yuriy Yakovlev (Bulgarian actor)
Roles Assistant Director
Rating74% 3.724873.724873.724873.724873.72487
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