Vessela Zareva

Bulgaria – Director, Filmmaker


 Vessela Zareva is a well known Bulgarian film maker. She graduated from PSWFiT (Lodz, Poland) and from VGIK (Moscow, Russia) specializing in Film directing. Her filmography consists of more than 50 documentary films, some of which have been selected in numerous International and National Film Festivals, winning a number of prizes. Vessela Zareva is a member of the Bulgarian Union of Film Makers.

Ioana Grigore

Film director, documentarist, photographer


Graduate of the National University of Theater and Cinematographic Art I.L.Caragiale – Film Direction section and she is currently preparing her master in documentary film directing.

She was the coordinating photographer at CineMaiubit Festival in Bucharest, 2013 – 2016 editions.
As a director and screenwriter, was the author of several documentary films: “A Balkan Cry”, Artist Portraits, “10:34 to Belgrade”, and Fiction Shorts – “Check-In” (2016) and ” I’ll Call You “(2014).
He was a member of the jury of the International Student Film Festival CineMaiubit (2017).

The documentary “10:34 to Belgrade” won the European Journalist Award at the SimFest International Film Festival, Târgu Mureş (2017) and the Best Editing Award at Docu Art Documentary Film Festival -Bucharest (2016).

The short film “Always on the Run, but Not Today” won the Best Documentary Film Award at the GreenTech Film Festival – Bucharest (2017).


Emilija Manojlovska

Vice president of Pal 20 (Film Distribution)


As Vice president of Pal 20 managed the production and distribution for more than 1000 movies for cinema, video, DVD and TV copy rights.

Marketing and PR Manager of “Pal 20”. Manages and represents Pal 20 Distribution at many international film markets.
Manager of 2 Video Stores that provides sales, rent, distribution of video materials.

Participant and member of AMF – American Film Market, as well as film markets in Berlin, Cannes, Budapest etc.