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The Physics of Sorrow


An anonymous man sifts through memories of his youth in Bulgaria through to his increasingly rootless and melancholic adulthood in Canada. Inspired by Georgi Gospodinov's acclaimed book of the same name.

Director filmography: Naked Island - Blood (2017), Blind Vaysha (2016), Blood Manifesto (2015), Third Page from the Sun (2014), Gloria Victoria (2012), Lipsett Diaries (2010), Yannick Nézet-Séguin: No Intermission (2010), Drux Flux (2008), Tzaritza (2006), Tower Bawher (2006)


  • Director Theodore Ushev
  • Country Canada
  • Year 2019
  • Duration 27 min


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