\”JAZZTA PRASTA\” BEST FILM AT MEDITERRANEO VIDEO FESTIVAL

On September 23, 2013 “Jazzta Prasta or Where are the Bulgarian Notes” (Andrey Slabakov, Camera Film Sofia, 2009), the documentary on Bulgarian accordion virtuoso Martin Lubenov, was awarded Best Film at the 16th edition of Mediterraneo Video Festival in Agropoli near Salerno (Italy). According to the jury the award was granted due to “the relevance of the topic, the insight into the little known world of traditional gypsy music, the focus on the reality of Central Europe, from the outskirts of Sofia to the distant Pakistan, accompanied by accordionist Martin Lubenov.”