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Expected 2022

The Good Driver

Details

While trying to make up for his mistakes and show his wife and son that he’s a changed man, Ivan, a Bulgarian taxi driver, understands that there are many ways to prove one’s worth.

DIRECTOR: Tonislav Hristov
SCRIPT: Kaarle Aho, Tonislav Hristov, Konstantin Bojanov
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Orlin Ruevski
CAST: Malin Krustev, Slava Doytcheva, Gerasim Georgiev, Alma Pöysti, Eero Milonoff
CO-PRODUCTION COMPANIES: Soul Food (Bulgaria), Cinenic Film (Sweden)
PRODUCERS: Kaarle Aho, Kai Nordberg
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Making Movies

Director

Tonislav Hristov

was born in Vraza, Bulgaria, in 1978. In 2003 he moved to Finland and started to study film. He is known for his heart-warming, character-driven documentaries. Love & Engineering (2014) screened in Tribeca, Hot Docs and Visions du Réel 2014, and Soul Food Stories (2013) was selected to IDFA. The Good Postman (IDFA 2016, Sundance 2017) was nominated for the European Film Awards. The Magic Life of V (2019) premiered in Sundance and Berlinale. The Good Driver is his first fiction film.

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Contact

Jenni Domingo

International Promotion Coordinator

• festival distribution strategy for feature films
• travel support and material support for international promotion: feature films

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