BEHIND THE JUMP

2018, 54’, documentary

A documentary about Yordanka Blagoeva, who has participated in four Olympics, winning two Olympic medals and setting five world high jump records. An attempt to find the formula for success.

VALENTINA FIDANOVA KOLAROVA majored in Directing from NATFA; PhD in Film and TV, Assoc. Prof. at NATFA. She has directed a number of documentaries, feature films, short features, as well as theatrical plays. Author of four books, one theatrical play and more than 60 publications in scientific and specialised journals. Member of the Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers, Union of Bulgarian Journalists, Union of Bulgarian Writers, Union of University Lecturers in Film Arts, Association of Film and TV Directors.

 

Festivals & Awards:

Included in iEARN (International Network for Education and Pedagogical Resources) in 2018 and used to teach English and Bulgarian at Japanese schools; Special Mention, Zlatibor 2019 ISFF

Script: Zlatimir Kolarov, Valentina Fidanova-Kolarova

Director: Valentina Fidanova-Kolarova

Cinematography: Simeon Grigorov, Bojidar Dimov

Production: MLN Film – Zlatimir Kolarov

Supported by BNT

Contact: +359 887 23 51 53, vaala@mail.bg