The Matchbox

by Tanya Bozhinova

New Bulgarian University, Bulgaria


The curiosity of a box of matches leads them on a carefree and destructive adventure marked by passion, intoxication, and dangerous pleasure.

Director's biography

Tanya Bozhinova is a filmmaker based in Sofia, Bulgaria. Tanya works as an animator, but she is also a freelance illustrator. Most of her works are based on linguistic expressions and idioms called "БУКВАлно". Tanya is currently a third-year student at New Bulgarian University and is set to graduate in mid-2022.


Director: Tanya Bozhinova

Music: Redoctapus


Original title: Кутията

Running time: 03'

Film type: Animation

Country: Bulgaria

Completion date: 2021