The Boy Who Was a King

The Boy Who Was a King

Direction: Andrey Paounov


Germany, Bulgaria, 2011
90 Min.

No Exit The Cloud - Tschernobyl and its aftermath

zero one film in Coproduction with AGITPROP, BR, Channel 4, TSR, YLE Co-Productions.
Funded by National Film Center Bulgaria, das MEDIA-Programm der EU.

World Premiere: Sep 9, 2011, Toronto, IFF



This film tells the story of one of the most intruging
figures of contemporaryEuropean history: Boy
King Simeon II of Bulgaria, cousin to the House of
Windsor and a descendant of William the Conqueror.
A tale of exile and return, myth and reality and
a kaleidoscope of the hopes and dreams of a whole