Dr. Atanasov worked in the European film distribution system in the early 90s before committing to academic research. Music and media are both his hobby and profession. He is a regular contributor to the IDRS journal, IMDB, as well as a number of overseas publications. He holds a Doctorate in Music from Indiana University-Bloomington and specializes in European cinema.
Second Sight | 1984 | 94 min | Rated BBFC: 15 | Region B (locked) | Nov 18, 2013 | Dr. Svet Atanasov (December 08, 2013)
Rock and Roll singer is taken captive by a motorcycle gang in a strange world that seems to be a cross of the 1950's and the present or future. Her ex-boyfriend returns to town and to find her missing and goes to her rescue.
Verve Pictures | 2012 | 115 min | Rated BBFC: 18 | Region B (locked) | Jul 22, 2013 | Dr. Svet Atanasov (November 30, 2013)
An evocative portrait of a Mexican's struggles to live away from the mainstream. Deciding to leave the rat race behind, rich industrialist Juan along with his wife Natalia and two children, relocate to start anew in a seemingly...
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Carlotta Films | 1955 | 106 min | Not rated | Region B (locked) | Nov 20, 2013 | Dr. Svet Atanasov (November 28, 2013)
In this atomic adaptation of Mickey Spillane’s novel, directed by Robert Aldrich, the good manners of the 1950s are blown to smithereens. Ralph Meeker stars as snarling private dick Mike Hammer, whose decision one dark, lonely...