by Pavel G. Vesnakov



Kaloyan returns home to handle the sale of his late father’s apartment. At the beginning the process starts as a routine mundane task, but soon transcends into a journey of self-discovery that tries to track the connection between childhood trauma, memory and the passage of time.


Bulgaria, Italy  93 min.  1:1  2k  5.1  Bulgarian

Directed by

Pavel G. Vesnakov

Written by

Pavel G. Vesnakov

Simeon Ventsislavov

Teodora Markova

Nevena Kertova

Georgi Ivanov

Produced by

Red Carpet (Bulgaria)

Co-produced by

Dispárte (Italy)

Main Cast

Ognyan Pavlov FYRE

Veselin Petrov


Karlovy Vary International Film Festival – Proxima Competition 


“Immaculately shot, gravely moving.” Variety

“A strikingly beautiful film.” Screen Daily

“An exceptional piece of filmmaking.” Robert Daniels, via Roger Ebert

“An artistic impulse and cinematic poetry in the face of universal despair”

“Confirms Vesnakov as perhaps the most profound thinker among contemporary Bulgarian filmmakers” Cineuropa

“Deeply moving”; “A tender but hard-hitting social realist drama” ICS (International Cinephile Society)

“The melancholy of “Windless” subtly and quietly inches itself under your skin”

“A Profound, Pensive Homecoming Drama Led by a Broodingly Excellent Fyre” High on Films