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Poster advertising the Bulgarian feature film ‘Kalin orelăt’

Poster advertising the Bulgarian feature film ‘Kalin orelăt’, © Bălgarskata nacionalna filmotekaenlarge


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Object:Poster advertising the Bulgarian feature film ‘Kalin orelăt’
Description:In the centre, the framed poster features a bearded man in peasant clothes who has folded his right hand into a fist. In the background, a line of peasants is guarded by two men in uniform with red hats. In front of them is a man resembling the figure in the centre of the image. The words in the upper frame read: ‘Projected Bulgarian feature’. The names of the leading members of the production team appear in the top left corner. The lower part of the poster displays the film title ‘Kalin orelăt’ (Kalin the eagle).
Comment:The man in the centre of the poster is obviously Kalin. The feature ‘Kalin orelăt’ (Kalin the Eagle) was directed by Boris Borozanov and released in 1950. Ivan Dimov played the role of Kalin.
Country:unknown (contemporary)
Bulgaria (historical)
Keywords:540 Commercialized Entertainment > 546 Motion Picture Industry
Copyright:Bălgarskata nacionalna filmoteka
Archive:Bălgarskata nacionalna filmoteka (Collection Fototeka), Inv. No.: Fototeka 18
Editor:Karl Kaser