CULTURAL ORGANISATION - SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN DRAMA
MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND SPORTS - MUNICIPALITY OF DRAMA
Name: Victoria Karakoleva
Genre: Mystery Drama
Tagline: Are you cursed to stay alone... if you have no spell to cast?
Synopsis: A young girl tries everything to break a strong spell for a painful love. But at the end, all she has to do, is to learn loving herself.
Author & Director’s short bio and filmography
Short cv: Victoria Karakoleva is a film director born in Sofia, Bulgaria on 10.09.1992. In January 23, 2018, she got her degree from NATFA – “National Academy of Theater and Film Arts” in Sofia. She has several short student films from which two of them were selected for the Bulgarian “Golden Rose” film festival. Her professional short film debut is called “Shadows”.
2015 - “Fake” 15’ short fiction (student)
2016 - “Dante” 30’ short fiction (student)
2018 - “Shadows” 27’ short fiction (debut professional)
Producer’s short bio and filmography
Short cv: Lyubo Yonchev is award winning director, writer and producer born on 16.02.1983 in Pleven, Bulgaria. He graduated film directing from New Bulgarian University. His professional debut is the short fiction film "SHOOTING STAR" which has been nominated for the 29th European Film Awards 2016, selected and awarded at many international festivals. Lyubo Yonchev becomes a member of the Bulgarian Association of Film Directors. Since 2016 he is a member of European Film Academy. In 2017 Lyubo Yonchev has been selected as participant in 11th Talents Sarajevo.
2019 – “Spell” (dir. Victoria Karakoleva) – short fiction (in development) (Bulgaria)
2019 – “The Animal” (dir. Vilma Kartalska) – short fiction (in development) (Bulgaria)
2019 – “XVII” (dir. Radi Stoyanov) – short fiction (in post-production) (Bulgaria)
2018 – “Timmy” (dir. Lyubo Yonchev) – short fiction (Bulgaria, Germany, Belgium)
2018 – “Shadows” (dir. Victoria Karakoleva) – short fiction (Bulgaria)
2018 – “Trust Exercise” (dir. Vilma Kartalska) – short fiction (Bulgaria)
2015 – “Cello” (dir. Nicolas Akrabov) – short fiction (Bulgaria)
2015 – “Shooting star” (dir. Lyubo Yonchev) – short fiction (Bulgaria/Italy)