Special Mention for Cinematography

White Elephants

National Academy for Theatre and Film Art “Krastyo Sarafov”, Bulgaria


She is pregnant, he is a foreigner. She's lonely, he wants an abortion. For her the rocks look like white elephants, for him white elephants don’t exist. They both go through the dark tunnels under the rocks where their love dies. When they go out of the darkness into the light …

Director Todor Dimitrov

Director's biography

Todor Dimitrov was born in 1977. In 2001 he graduates NATFA as an actor. Afterwards he works as an actor in the theatre and teaches drama acting. In 2012 he is again admitted in NATFA and currently he studies Film and TV Directing. He has made several shorts and documentaries in NATFA, among which "Morning" (doc.) is awarded at Forum Honoris Causa.


Written and directed by Todor Dimitrov
Cinematography Damian Dimitrov
Editing Bohos Topakbashian


Original title Бели слонове
Runinig time 20'
Film type Fiction
Completion date 2015