Costume from film: the Boris I.
20th c Balkans Historical Industrial Arts
NU BOYANA FILM STUDIOS
(1962 - Present)
Sofia. Bulgaria. National Historical Museum.
The film, directed by Borislav Sharaliev, tells the story of Boris I (d. 907), Khan of the Bulgarians, During the second half of the 9th century, In order to bring the Slavs and Proo-Bulgarias together , he converted to Christianity. He accepted the followers of Cyril ad Methodius who brought Christiiaity to and the Cyriic alphabet to the country. He himself became a monk and left the rule of the county to his son Simeon.
NU BOYANA FILM STUDIOS| Costume from film: the Boris I.|c. 1984 |Bulgarian