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Tonislav Hristov

was born in Vraza, Bulgaria in 1978. He studied engineering at the Technical University of Ruse. In 2003 he moved to Helsinki, Finland and started to study film. “The Magic Life of V” is his sixth feature-length documentary.

FILMOGRAPHY

Rules of Single Life, 2011; Soul Food Stories, 2013; Love & Engineering, 2014; The Good Postman, 2016; The Magic Life Of V, 2019.

THE MAGIC LIFE OF V (12+)

Finland, Denmark, Bulgaria, 2019, colour, 87 min.
Director: Tonislav Hristov
A new film from Flahertiana’s resident Tonislav Hristov. “The Magic Life of V” is an intimate film about a young woman who is using the magic of live-action role-playing to address childhood trauma, protect her disabled brother, and become the hero of her own story.
Russian premiere