The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Vol. 21, No. 2

Misery

by Anton Chekhov

The Bulgarian filmmaker Stephan Komandarev loosely adapted the Anton Chekhov story "Misery" as the film Posoki (Directions), which interweaves six vignettes of cabdrivers in modern-day Sofia. It debuted at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.

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