The Revolt of the Suit

by Kristina Hristova

New Bulgarian University, Bulgaria


Deyan is in love with his fellow accountant Stella. One day the two are called by the boss due to a messed up invoice. During the tirade, Deyan finds that unbuttoning his shirt gives him the superpower of bravery. This leads to love profits and professional losses.

Director's biography

Kristina Hristova is a Bulgarian director and screenwriter. Her debut short, The Revolt of the Suit, is a highly stylised office comedy. The movie was presented at Marché du Film - Festival de Cannes. Kristina’s scripts have been shortlisted at From Page to Stage FF and the pitching forum of In the Palace ISFF. While preparing new projects, Kristina works as a legal aid lawyer and translator. Being an avid explorer of paths unknown, she has written dirty comic tales and worked as an author of creative nonfiction.


Director: Kristina Hristova

Screenplay: Kristina Hristova

Cinematography: Emilian Dechev

Music: Milenita


Original title: Бунтът на костюма

Running time: 10'

Film type: Fiction

Country: Bulgaria

Completion date: 2021