Kristina Grozeva


born in 1976 in Sofia, Bulgaria. She graduated the Sofia State University and for a while worked as a journalist for Bulgarian TV, before she decided to enroll at the National Academy for Theater and Film Arts (Sofia, Bulgaria), where she studied film directing with prof. Georgi Djulgerov and associate professor Svetoslav Ovtcharov. Her student short films won several awards at international student film festivals. Together with Petar Valchanov, Kristina wrote and directed the short film “Jump”, which went on to become the first Bulgarian short ever nominated for the European Film Awards 2013 at Clermont-Ferrand ISFF 2013.