MONKEYS IN WINTER


Drama.
Bulgaria, Germany, 2006, 111 min.
Three stories about the striving for happiness, the strong will to achieve it and the cost, which has to be carried to keep it.
The early 1960s. Dona is a poor Romany girl, lost in the romantic fairytale world she seeks in men. However, the real men in her life are leaving her with memories and children born out of the wedlock alone…
The early 1980s. Lucrecia is a painfully ambitious all-A student in Law. He is a Frenchman able to give her more happiness that she ever dreamt of. Yet, she has to fight for her love…
2001. Tana is well off with her happy marriage, well-being and stability. Still, to her, real happiness is in having a child – the one thing her adoring husband Lazar cannot give her.


CAST

Diana Dobrev
Bonka Ilieva-Bonnie
Angelina Slavonia
Sava Lolov
Valentin Tanev
Philip Trifonov
Stefan Mavrodiev
Adriana Andrea
Assen Blatechki
With the special participation of Martina Vachkova and Toncho Tokmakchiev

DIRECTOR

Milena Andonova

PRODUCER

Nevena Andonova

DoP

Rali Ralchev

MUSIC

Konstantin Chekov

SCRIPT-WRITER

Maria Stankova and Milena Andonova