The Boy Who Was a King
Direction: Andrey Paounov
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