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Vesselin Hristov

Vesselin Hristov was born on 18 December 1985. In 2010 he graduated the National Academy of Theatre and Film Arts, Sofia, where he studied "Film and TV cinematography”.

Feature films

2018 – The Silence of My Sister dir. Kiran Kolarov
2017 – Directions dir. Stephan Komandarev
2016 – Singing Shoes – dir. Radoslav Spassov
2015 – Thirst – dir. Svetla Tsotsorkova

Documentaries (selected)

2018 – Unnecessary Hero dir. Stephan Komandarev
2016 – From the grateful descendants dir. Stephan Komandarev
2015 – The Famous Unknown Man – dir. Svetoslav Ovcharov
2015 – Sailor Stories – dir. Stephan Komandarev, together with cinematographer Delyan Georgiev
2015 – Vergilius from Orlandovci – Sofia – dir. Stephan Komandarev – in postproduction
2014/2015 – Fear – dir. Maria Stoyanova
2014/2015 – Bulgaria – 24hours – working title, dir. Kiril Stankov – in postproduction
2014 – Life almost wonderful – dir. Svetoslav Draganov – International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam 2013 – official selection
2013 – The Man and the People – a documentary about Todor Zhivkov dir. Svetoslav Ovcharov
2013 – A Day in the fire – short dir. Efemiya Fard
2010 – Laws of Love – short dir. Kullar Viimne

Short Films

2018 – Dimo`s Forest dir. Hristo Simefnov
2017 – Rules dir. Yassen Genadiev
2016 – Clothes – dir. Vesselin Boydev
2015 – The Son – dir. Hristo Simeonov
2014 – How angry do repair – animation dir. Radostina Neykova, Sofia Ilieva
2014 – Bicycle – dir. Svetla Tsotsorkova
2011 – Tzvetanka – dir. Vesselka Kuncheva
2010 – The bouquet – dir. Katya Trichkova
2010 – Voice Wanted – dir. Maria Stoyanova
2010 – One Day on the Earth – dir. Petar Panayotov
2010- A Circle for Two – dir. Nenko Genov

TV Films (selected)

Documentary series “Clever Village” for Bulgarian National Television:
2015 – Almost Live – a documentary for the scriptwriter Rada Moskova
2015 – The Painter almost Sailorman – a documentary about the painter George Lipovanski
2015 – Deyan Enev in the Long Way for Home – a documentary about the writer and poet Deyan Enev
2011 – Boys, wear your new clothes – a documentary about the writer and poet Stephan Tzanev
2011 – For The movies and their George Djulgerov” a documentary about the film director George Djulgerov
2010 – Ivan and Yoan – a documentary about the theatre director Ivan Dobchev
2010 – Lord of the Rings – a documentary, part of the “The Big Reading” project
2010/2012 – A Documentary series “The Peninsula of Treasures”
2010/2012 – A Documentary series “Teroir”

Camera operator

2014 – Buffer Zone – dir. George Djulgerov, DoP George Chelebiev
2010 – № 1 – dir. Atanas Hristoskov, Dop Stephan Kutzarov

Awards

2017 – Tirana International Film Festival – Best Cinematography Award for “Directions” – dir. Stephan Komandarev
2016 – Eight National Cinematography Festival GOLDEN EYE, Popovo, Bulgaria – First Award “The Golden Eye” for “Thirst” – dir. Svetla Tsotsorkova
2015 – National festival for Feature Movies GOLDEN ROSE, Varna – Best Cinematography award for “Thirst” dir. Svetla Tsotsorkova
2011 – Sixth National Cinematography Festival GOLDEN EYE, Popovo, Bulgaria – Award of the Association of the Bulgarian Cinematographers for music video “Definitely Song” – Nasekomix

Languages

Bulgarian, English