Best Bulgarian Film


National Academy of Theatre and Film Arts, Bulgaria 


Bulgarian shepherd stumbles upon a lost illegal refugee in the Balkan mountains near the border.Their meeting is a connection between two different worlds - different ethnic backgrounds, language and culture. The humanity makes them closer and opens a new friendship. Soon they will have to clash with the fear and aggression of the people from the local village. After an incident with the old man, the refugee is faced towards a hard dilemma - to surrender and save the life of his new friend or to escape and leave him die. The humanity prevails again.

Director Orlin Milchev

Director's biography

Orlin Milchev is born in 1987 in Sofia, Bulgaria. He made his first short film after graduating from Saint Sofia school of languages. In 2016 he graduated from the National Academy of Theatre and Film Arts as a film director.


Director Orlin Milchev
Screenplay Orlin Milchev and Radoslav Petrov
Cinematography Daniel Delchunkov
Editing Dimitar Andreev


Original title Добри
Runinig time 27'
Film type Fiction
Completion date 2016