Ivaylo Minov


Ivaylo Minov
Biography:

‚ÄčIvaylo Minov has been directing for the past ten years. He worked as a journalist before gaining experience in the film industry as casting director, first and second AD and location manager. He graduated from the London Film Academy in 2007.His main work currently takes place in the field of short films and TV commercials. He’s an established commercial director with several years of experience on the Bulgarian market.In 2014, he has completed his latest short film “Parking”. He is currently writing extensively for his debut feature.He maintains keen interest in theatre, directing plays by William Shakespeare, Yordan Radichkov and Kamen Donev for the independent group “Kunkurigashtite Pemperugi”, at various venues in Sofia, Bulgaria.In 2011, he established his own production company, Morning Glory Film Ltd. Ivaylo lives in Sofia and London.


Filmography:
Parking (2014)

PARKING / short, 2014 / drama / 18:56 min
- Official selection, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival 2015, France
- Official selection, Glasgow Short Film Festival 2015, UK
- Official selection, Vilnius International Short Film Festival 2015, Lithuania
- Official selection, Sofia International Film Festival 2014, Bulgaria
- Official selection, Timishort 2014, Romania
- Official selection, Golden Rose Film Festival 2014, Bulgaria
- Special Programme selection, Filmfest Dresden 2015, Germany

LUNCH BREAK / short, 2012 / drama, comedy / 18:24 min
- Official selection, European competition, 27th Brest International Short Film Festival 2012, France
- Official selection, 10th International Short Film Festival “In The Palace” 2012, Balchik/Varna, Bulgaria
- Special Focus Programme, 9th Open St. Petersburg Student Film Festival “Beginnings” 2012, Russia
- Official selection, Portobello Film Festival 2012, London, UK – “Just For You London” / Hot New Up-and-coming Directors programme
- Ajde Fest 2014, Krusevac, Serbia

THE GROUND BENEATH HER FEET / short, 2012 / documentary / 4:51 min

THE FIRST / short, 2009 / drama / 15:34 min

THE RABBIT AND THE WOODCUTTER / short, 2007 / fantasy, fairy-tale / 07:44 min / Graduation project, London Film Academy

BEAUTIFUL BURGLAR / short, 2006 / comedy / 03:40 min / London Film Academy

HAT AND TELEPHONE DATE/ short, 2004 / black comedy / 04:57 min