Sundance Film Festival unveiled 2017 Competition just hours ago and the newest Tonislav Hristov's film "The Good Postman" was selected in the World Cinema Documentary Competition. The Finland-Bulgarian co-production was screened as a 'work in progress' at SOFIA MEETINGS by the name "The Mayor of Nowhere" and the world premiere of the film was in the program of the most prestigious Forum for documentary films - IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam), which ended on November 27.
In a small Bulgarian village troubled by the ongoing refugee crisis, a local postman runs for mayor — and learns that even minor deeds can outweigh good intentions...
The screening of "The Good Postman" in the program of Sundance Film Festival is the North American premiere.
Good luck to Tonislav and his team!